Government advice on preventing identity theft how to get off mailing lists and reduce your junk mail. Abacus can be reached either.
Dma choice represents about 80 of the total volume of marketing mail in the united states.
How to get removed from credit card mailing lists. Two ways to get off mailing credit solicitation lists. Call 1 800 407 1088 to opt out from all mailing and telemarketing lists. Government advice on junk mail.
If you want to be taken off as many national mailing lists as possible your first step is to contact the direct marketing association s dma choice program. Posted jan 20 2019 many consumers want to reduce the solicitations they get by mail when the credit. To have your information removed from abacus contact them with your name including your middle initials current address and previous address if you moved recently.
Money matters updated jan 20 2019. It may take up to three months before you notice a significant reduction in the amount of direct mail and phone calls you receive. If you do not want to receive credit card solicitations you can use one or all of these methods to remove yourself from the lists.
National do not call registry. Use a non profit service several non profit services will for a small fee take on the work of getting your name off the mailing lists of various credit card companies and other direct mail. The ftc s national do not call registry.
Fortunately federal law gives you the right to opt out of credit card prescreening. The official consumer credit reporting industry website to opt in or opt out of offers for credit and insurance. Once you write you ll remain on the direct mailing association opt out list for five years.