You can be billed for calls to an 800 number only if you agree to the arrangement beforehand. The Better Business Bureau of Metropolitan New York, which has registered hundreds of complaints from consumers who were not informed about charges, explains the rules and dispute process in Pay-Per-Calls, a $3.80, eight-page report. Call 212 533-6200 for a copy.
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