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    We've all had to deal with the same thing. Your phone rings 24/7 and shows no sign of stopping, but if ever you should pick up, all you hear is the incessant yabbering of a telemarketer or nothing at all. You're infuriated by the anonymous calls jamming your phone line. Is there some way of finding out who is on the other end? Do you pick up or leave it ringing? Who is calling?
    Sound familiar? There are thousands of people asking the same question every day. In response to this universal problem, tellows functions as an online database of telephone numbers associated with spam and scam activity reported by you, our users. By sharing your experiences with unknown numbers, you'll be providing vital warning information to other users unsure about whether or not to trust a certain caller. The more information is shared, the bigger the database grows and thus the chance of finding out who's at the end of that anonymous call becomes higher and higher. Thanks to the tellows app you can identify unknown callers on your iPhone and Android! Whilst you are at it, take a look at our various other useful tools in our tellows shop today.
    Here at, not only can we provide up-to-date information on regional nuisance-call trends and currently active numbers with the heatmap, we also pinpoint the origin of your call and display it on a map by identifying the prefix.
    Used by over 200,000 people daily, tellows provides its services to people in over 47 countries, but is geared specifically towards those residing in North America. Want to hear more? We have some light reading material that might be of interest to you. Check out our tellows blog for news on the latest scams, tellows products and updates in telecoms regulations that affect you or grab a copy of our free tellows magazine,which came together after our many years of experience on the subject of telephone terror and scams. This not only includes important background information about phone fraud but the methodology behind it.

    New unwanted phone numbers

    On tellows, thousands of phone numbers are reported by the community every day. Here you can find phone numbers that were reported for the first time and were classified as unwanted.
    1. Mary Fletcher has been reported with number ‎5622711473 as Cost trap

      10/23/21 11:20 AM

      Mary Fletcher state number FF694 tax debt SCAM...

      1 Rating for 5622711473 (Whittier)
    2. The number ‎8176319684 has been assigned to 8176319684

      10/23/21 1:03 PM

      Constantly Calling After Stating No Thanks...

      1 Rating for 8176319684 (Texas)
    3. medicare rewards has been reported with number ‎7038291560 as Aggressive advertising

      10/23/21 3:23 PM


      1 Rating for 7038291560 (Fairfax)
    4. iPhone reported unknown with the number ‎3196770516 as SMS spam

      10/23/21 9:31 AM


      1 Rating for 3196770516 (Charlotte)
    5. iPhone reported unknown with the number ‎7863190193 as Cost trap

      10/23/21 6:43 PM


      1 Rating for 7863190193 (Florida)
    6. iPhone reported number ‎7867088946 as unknown

      10/23/21 6:42 PM


      1 Rating for 7867088946 (Florida)

    Recently added comments

    1. Warranty fraud has been reported with number ‎6156476211 as Trustworthy number

      10/23/21 7:31 PM via Nize

      2 Ratings for 6156476211 (Tennessee)
    2. iPhone reported unknown with the number ‎7863190193 as Cost trap

      10/23/21 6:43 PM via iPhone App

      1 Rating for 7863190193 (Florida)
    3. iPhone reported number ‎7867088946 as unknown

      10/23/21 6:42 PM via iPhone App

      1 Rating for 7867088946 (Florida)
    4. The number ‎5178886353 has been assigned to Jessica Banks

      10/23/21 4:49 PM via Nize

      1 Rating for 5178886353 (Michigan)
    5. Edgar Hernandez has been reported with number ‎7853464852 as Trustworthy number

      10/23/21 4:49 PM via Nize

      1 Rating for 7853464852 (Osborne)

    Where does the information on telephone numbers come from?

    Huge amounts of data are entered into tellows sites worldwide each day - further comments on existing numbers as well as entirely new number profiles from first-time searches - all thanks to our users. User contributions are key to tellows' central function: the tellows score. Each time information on a number is given, the information is put through a complex algorithm to generate a trustworthiness rating, on a scale of 1-9. The respective score is clearly displayed at the top of the profile page for each number, making identifying an unknown caller possible in a matter of seconds and saving you not only time, but the frustration of dealing with annoying sales calls.

    Comments on the most frequently searched phone numbers

    1. iPhone reported number ‎+9794240044 as unknown

      10/18/21 4:33 PM via iPhone App

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      10/8/21 7:50 PM via Spam Block

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    3. Rodney Carter has been reported with number ‎3102995504 as Cost trap

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      Rodney Carter, [email protected]

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    4. Spam Call has been reported with number ‎3808880984 as Cost trap

      10/23/21 1:00 PM

      Mary Fletcher state number FF694 tax debt SCAM

      5 Ratings for 3808880984 (Ohio)
    5. Scam Caller has been reported with number ‎17186912669 as SMS spam

      10/22/21 5:29 PM

      Scam call.

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