Mailing List Brokers
Some companies specialize in collecting and selling mailing lists. Consumers can write or call to be placed on their "Suppress Files"
Name Delegation File
26955 Northwestern High way
Southfield, MI 48034
If consumers don't want coupons, ads and product samplesthese items, they can write or call and ask for name to be removed from their list.
949 West Bond
Lincoln, NE 68521
(402) 458-5325 Fax
470 Chestnut Ridge
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
The Direct Marketing Association will remove consumer's name from mass mailing list upon written request. Consumers must notify mailer by letter to stop selling their name to other companies.
Direct Marketing Association
Removal from Lists
1111 19th Street NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20036
If a national fund raising organization continues to solicit funds after request to remove consumer's name, consumer should contact the Better Business (BBB). The BBB will forward a letter to the fund raising organization and ask it to comply with consumer's request. Local fund raising contacts to consumer may referred to local BBB.
Council of the Better Business Bureaus
Fund Raising Organization Complains
4200 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 800
Arlingtion, VA 22203
Pornographic or Sexually Explicit Mail:
To stop unwanted mailing of pornographic or sexually explicit mail to a consumer's address, the consumer should request a Postal Service Form 2201 (available at local post office). Filling out this form will keep a consumer's name off mailing list for 5 years; after that time it must be renewed. Thirty days after a consumer's name has been added to the Postal Service Reference List, any mailer who sends the consumer sexually oriented advertisements may be subject to civil and criminal sanctions. (Crime Tip Sheet number 43)