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Big Mail (Trailer)

This Newsy special report digs into the world of big data, junk mail and fraud.

Big Mail (Trailer)
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Direct mail advertising, aka junk mail, is a nuisance the public mostly accepts. But it can be both an invasion of privacy and a predatory practice. This Newsy special report dives deep into the system that keeps junk mail alive and the lack of recourse for the vulnerable populations it targets.

Watch the episodes below:

Big Mail: Signed, Sealed, Exploited

Big Mail: Signed, Sealed, Exploited

This Newsy special report dives into data use in the direct mail industry and how that data can be used to target vulnerable populations.

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How Does A 'Do Not Mail' Registry Work?

How Does A 'Do Not Mail' Registry Work?

In 2017, about 78.3 billion pieces of ads were delivered to mailboxes by USPS. But what if you could say no more to ads?

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