In the past month, I’ve begun receiving some SMS/Text Spam to my mobile phone. The five messages come from unique numbers, but all appear to want me to visit an online casino named Golden Cherry (or GoldenCherry). I’ve obscured the shortened goo.gl URL codes just in case they were unique to me (and would thus further encourage this behavior).
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What’s annoying, is that my mobile numbers have been part of the FCC’s Do-Not-Call Registry since 2009.
Blocking these numbers won’t help me much since they are unique. Any suggestions on how to stop this behavior?