Portability: Keeping Your Telephone Number When You Change Service Provider
May 16 2011
Background Under the Federal Communications Commission’s “local number portability” (LNP) rules,...
How do I file a complaint against my Internet Service Provider?
March 04 2011
The FCC does not regulate Internet Service Providers (ISPs). You may contact your state consumer...
How to File a Complaint
January 25 2013
The Federal Communications Commission regularly receives complaints from consumers on a wide...
Low Power Broadcast Radio Stations
July 20 2011
The Commission receives tens of thousands of inquiries annually from individuals and groups...
The Dangers of Texting While Driving
May 24 2011
"Putting the brakes on the distracted driving epidemic will require both dedication and creative...
Protecting Your Privacy
May 18 2011
Background In today’s environment where numerous entities collect and store personal information...
Wireless World Travel Made Simple
May 26 2011
1. Before you travel abroad, check with your provider to see if your mobile phone is going to...
Lifeline: Promoting Telephone Subscribership on Tribal Lands...
May 10 2011
Background Lifeline is a government benefit program that provides discounts on monthly...
900 Pay-Per-Call and Other Information Services
May 19 2011
Background Due to complaints of widespread abuse involving calls to 900 numbers, or "pay-per-call...
Truth About Wireless Phones and the National Do-Not-Call List
May 24 2011
You may be one of many consumers who have received emails saying you're about to be assaulted by...