Program promises to turn robocalls into cash, local teen makes thousands
Category: News & PoliticsVia: krishna • 8 months ago • 2 comments
Robocalls are unwanted, annoying, often illegal and could be worth money to anyone willing to track down who is on the other end of the line.
Jackson Gosnell, a sophomore at Blue Ridge High School, doesn’t have a typical job for a teenager.
He makes his money using the program Turning Robocalls into Cash.
Gosnell paid $47 for the kit .
“I've made a little over $20,000 since the end of March of this year,” he said.
The kit consists of a downloadable PDF with instructions on how to make money each time a robocall comes through.
“The first thing is you've got to actually take the calls,” said kit creator Doc Compton.
It takes a little research to figure out what company is calling and how to contact that company. Then, kit users send what they call a pre-litigation demand letter to the company....
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