How to Market to Expensive Keywords
How to Market to Expensive Keywords
5 Steps to Creating Successful Ads

Businesses not allowed to sell your email after you unsubscribe [Video]

Categories
Sales Funnel Software and Tools

The CAN-SPAM Act prohibits businesses that send commercial emails from selling an email address after a person has requested to opt out of receiving future emails.

Billions of emails are sent and received by people all over the world every day. Many of these emails are marketing promotions sent from a variety of companies.

VERIFY viewer Lynda says she gets a lot of these promotional emails. She asked our team in a text message if a business can sell a person’s email address after they unsubscribe from its mailing list. 

THE QUESTION

Are businesses allowed to sell your email address after you unsubscribe from their mailing list?

THE SOURCES

THE ANSWER

No, businesses are not legally allowed to sell your email address after you unsubscribe from their mailing list.

WHAT WE FOUND

The Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act of 2003— widely known as the CAN-SPAM Act — is a federal law …

How Desire Paths can Transform your Branding and Public Relations
How Desire Paths can Transform your Branding and Public Relations
12 Steps to Create Videos