Unscrupulous scammers are sucking money from businesses already struggling from the pandemic. Fortunately, a new Reverd’s Anti-scam Shield is now available to stop scam calls automatically.
Sheridan, Nov 26, 2020 (Issuewire.com) - According to the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC): "...reported losses reached record highs, climbing to nearly $117 million in just the first six months of 2020" - https://bit.ly/36AzMg3
On 17 July 2020 Forbes reported "$27 Billion Hit to Business by Tax Scams ...Businesses have to be vigilante as they're at risk for higher costs..." - https://bit.ly/2IXLwBa
The Reverd team is focused on developing tools for automatic protection of businesses phones from scam calls. After a year of research, experimenting, adjusting and testing the new tool called Anti-scam Shield for RingCentral, an established leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant year 2020 for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) - https://ringcentr.al/35QLNP8 the tool has been finally approved and is now available among other integrations such as Zendesk, Zapier and Trello in the RingCentral's app gallery
The new Anti-scam Shield is performing real time instant verification of the incoming phone calls against numbers in the Reverd.com global database of 8+ Million user reported harassing phone numbers. Numbers in their large global user-built database are reviewed by human admins, and cross checked with verified location. They do not use scoring or machine algorithms to determine if a call is a scam, all complaints being reported directly by the victims of the scam and reviewed by human admins.
Employees of a business using the Anti-scam Shield can block and report new scam calls with a touch of a single button. Thus, making it very easy to block a new scam. The company IT or security officer has the option to review reported numbers before they are sent for inclusion in the Reverd database.
As per Vancouver's Reverd branch director Stan Zhekov, "It is critical for businesses to take extra care of their operations and finances in order to survive current pandemic. And they need good tools to do that. Therefore, the Anti-scam Shield was created to arm small businesses with an efficient and affordable tool to stop scam calls automatically and to report new scam with easy." He adds also, "It should be noted that it is not just a piece of software, but it is rather a global scam stopping system allowing people and businesses to report harassing phone calls the moment it happens. Reverd system does not rely on machine algorithms, instead it receives signals directly from the victims of a scam. Thus, providing a uniform platform accessible at all times from anywhere for everybody to report unwanted harassing scam calls. This way everyone protects everybody by reporting scam calls. It creates a global community of people united by a simple genuine and legitimate desire to get rid of scam calls automatically and efficiently. United people can reduce scam calls significantly. It is recommended businesses of any size using the RingCentral cloud phone system, to get the Anti-scam Shield and stop losing money to scammers. More integrations will be released in the coming months for TELUS, AVAYA and AT&T Office@Hand."
The humanity is going through challenging times of fundamental changes shadowed by a pandemic isolation and people disconnect. Therefore, clear reliable scam-free communication is extremely important. Reverd is constantly developing and improving technology to arm people and businesses with efficient, reliable and affordable tools to keep their phones and business phone systems free of scam calls wile reducing stress and anger.
For the newest reported scam and harassing numbers, and more information about their services, visit website https://reverd.com/
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