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Sprint's ASC Telecom, Inc. Scam Poll

Just one key off 1 (800) COLLECT® or 1 (800) CALL - ATT® "...could cost your dear ones dearly!!!" -- As said on NBC News' "Today" show. (This Poll Last Updated 5-03-02)
Which is most similar to 1 - (800) CALL - ATT®? (Note: SPRINT owns 100% of "ASC Telecom, Inc.")
1 (800) CALL ATL (Answered by Sprint)
1 (800) CELL ATT (Answered by Sprint)
1 (800) CLLL ATT (Answered by Sprint)
1 (800) CALL LAT (Answered by Sprint)
1 (800) CATT ATT (Answered by Sprint)
Which is most similar to 1 - (800) COLLECT®?? (Note: SPRINT owns 100% of "ASC Telecom, Inc.")
1 – (800) COLLETC (Answered by Sprint)
1 – (800) COLLEET (Answered by Sprint)
1 – (800) COOLLEC (Answered by Sprint)
1 – (800) COLLEC7 (Answered by Sprint)
1 – (800) COLEECT (Answered by Sprint)
Which of the following refused an on camera interview with NBC's "Today" show about the "Fat Fingers" scam?
Southeastwire Company
Malaysia Bell
Tell-A-Phone, Inc.
Northwestern Bell
How much more than 1 (800) COLLECT® was charged at the deceptively operated knock-off number?
5% more
20% more
50% more
100% more
265% more
Which of the following is the way SPRINT most takes advantage of consumers? (Note: Sprint owns 100% of ASC Telecom, Inc.)
Not telling consumers that they misdialed.
Not telling consumers that the charges will be more than 200% higher
Not telling consumers the exact 800 number dialed on the bill.
Not telling consumers a distinct company name, (i.e. Thank you for calling XYZ
Not telling consumers that the gong should not lead them to believe they reached AT&T.
All the above and then some.
How did you learn of the Sprint "Fat Fingers" Scam?
NBC News' Today show
The Buffalo News, April 16, 2002
NBC Nightly News April 6, 2002
The Kansas City Star April 11, 2002
Poll such as this one
Word of mouth
Message Board
You are a victim and learned the hard way
You are a creator of the scam and learned while making money ripping consumers off
F-C.com --Thanks Pud--- (You know the name...)
You are with a Federal Agency such as the FCC or FTC
You are with a State Public Utility Commission or Attorney General's Office
You read about the scam in the Congressional Record
The Sprint "Fat Fingers" scam documented on NBC's "Today" show most takes advantage of which group?
The Elderly
Americans with Disabilities
All Consumers
Which of the following is most similar to 1 - (800) BELLSOUTH®? (Note: SPRINT owns 100% of "ASC Telecom, Inc.")
1 - (800) BBELLSOUTH (2B's) (Answered by Sprint)
1 - (800) BELLSUUTH (2 U's)(Answered by Sprint)
1 - (800) BELLS0OUTH (Zero) (Answered by Sprint)
The SPRINT CORPORATION [NYSE:FON] Annual Report confirms that Sprint owns 100% of which Corporation? (Seems like everyone says this is their favorite question...)
Empowerment for Americans with Parkinson's Disease
Ensuring Kids a Safe Ride Home, Inc.
Americans with Dyslexia Research Foundation
Consumer Protection League For Measured FTC-FCC Common Carrier Regulation
ASC Telecom, Inc.
Whose bottom line is puffed from the fat fingers knockoff scam? (Note: Sprint owns 100% of "ASC Telecom, Inc.")
Kampala Bell, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Lake Victoria Regional Telephone Company.
Greenland Telephone Corp. of Denmark, AG
DBL Milk'em, Inc.
Toll-4-Whom, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Compania de Segovia Espana, AG.
Sprint Corporation.
Which is most similar to 1 (800) FAIRCALL®? (Note: SPRINT owns 100% of "ASC Telecom Inc.")
1 - (800)- FAIRCLL (Answered by Sprint)
1 - (800)- FFAIRCA (Answered by Sprint)
1 - (800)- FAIRRCA (Answered by Sprint)
1 - (800)- FAIRCAA (Answered by Sprint)
1 - (800)- FAIRCAT (Answered by Sprint)
Finish this sentence: This lawsuit caught the phone giant...
Sprint-Logo-red handed.
Sprint-Logo-red-faced with embarassment.
How does the scam greet an unsuspecting consumer, right after the AT&T's familiar gong?
Hi, I'm that annoying automated voice recognition service...
ASC Telecom, as seen on NBC's Today show.
Welcome to Sprint...oops. Click. (dial tone).
Please enter the area code and telephone number you are calling.
This poll was created on 2002-04-14 00:01:35 by investigationline