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Debt Collection Phone Calls – Who Called?

Use Caller ID to Capture Collectors Phone Number

Use Caller ID to Capture Collectors Phone Number

I am sure by now everyone has had a bill collector or two call them. In fact I wrote about this last week and it’s still a hot topic in my email. To address the latest questions about finding out who is calling you while you are away, I’m going to write a few words about how to identify your callers using the Internet.

First of all please leverage the use of caller ID to track who is calling you. Sometimes you are not even aware who is taking collections actions against you and if you are getting repeated calls from the same number and it is listed as “unknown” on your ID, you can use the internet to identify the caller.

Here are some tips for searching a phone number on the Internet:

Free Search Options

Google: (Additional tips located belwo)

Reverse Phone Directory: (Searches,, and

Who Called US: (My personal favorite as it is almost real time data entered by consumers)

–Google Search Tips–

When using Google to search using XXX-YYY-ZZZZ (EX: 888-555-1212) will yield the best results, although sometimes you will want to try the following:

You can also try using numbers adjacent to the one you are looking for (like
888-555-1211, 888-555-1213) since many companies use blocks of numbers. This
technique isn’t always accurate but it may help you find out who’s calling you.

Being prepared in advance knowing who is calling you when answering the phone will make you more in control of the situation. Hope you find this information useful and keep it handy when you need it.

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