opt out

  1. >> > >
    PLS TAKE A FEW MINUTES TO DO THIS...OTHERWISE, YOU WILL END UP WITH A LOT
    MORE JUNK MAIL THAN YOU PRESENTLY RECEIVE. THIS WAS FORWARDED TO ME BY MY
    MORTGAGE BROKER HIMSELF....

    > > > IMPORTANT LAW CHANGE: CREDIT REPORTING FYI CALL: 1-888-567-8688
    > > >
    > > >
    > > > Just wanted to let everyone know who hasn't already heard, the four
    > >major
    > > > credit bureaus in the US will be allowed, starting July 1, to release
    > >your
    > > > credit info, mailing addresses, phone numbers, etc., to anyone who
    > > > requests it. If you would like to 'opt out' of this release of your
    > >info,
    > > > you can call 1-888-567-8688. It only takes a couple of minutes to do.
    > > >
    > > >
    > > > Once the message starts you'll choose option #2 (even though option #1
    > > > refers to this E-mail) and then option #2 - Be sure to listen closely,
    > >the
    > > > first option is only for a two-year period. Make sure you wait until
    > >they
    > > > prompt for the third option, which opts you out forever.
    > > >
    > > >
    > > > PASS THIS MESSAGE ON TO ALL IN YOUR ADDRESS BOOK AND YOURFRIENDS
    > > >
    > > >


    got this in an email.
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  2. 3 Comments

  3. by   kids
    I looked this up on sopes, it is a urban legend dating back to 2001.

    You can read it at:
    http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/pending/credit.htm
  4. by   ktwlpn
    It just never ceases to amaze me - intelligent and computer savy people are still getting caught up in these e-mail warnings. I confess-I have forwarded several in a panic-only to have friends e-mail me back to tell me what an idiot I am....:chuckle I am not as gullible now-I have learnt that lesson....
  5. by   SmilingBluEyes
    oh good grief!

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