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Everyone has probably used directory assistance or a phone book or Online variation of one to find a phone number. Most of us also pay to have our numbers unlisted.

Unfortunately, there is no easy way to opt out of all these services. Further, just paying to phone company to not list your number does not ensure your number will not be available. Each site has different policies and procedures for opting out of their databases.

Directory Assistance Plus

Main URL: www.daplus.us

Privacy URL: http://www.daplus.us/Privacy.aspx

Opt Out URL: http://www.daplus.us/Remove.aspx

Instructions: To be taken off the website, submit a request using the form at: http://www.daplus.us/Remove.aspx

Optout mailing address, phone number or web link: http://www.daplus.us/Remove.aspx


Fonecart.com

Main URL: www.fonecart.com

Opt Out Info: to be taken off the website, submit a request using the form at: http://fonecart.com/Remove.aspx

Optout mailing address, phone number or web link: http://fonecart.com/Remove.aspx


Superpages.com

Main URL: www.superpages.com

Privacy URL: http://www.superpages.com/about/privacy.html


WhitePages.com

Main URL: www.whitepages.com

Privacy URL: http://www.whitepages.com/10001/privacy

Opt Out Information: http://www.whitepages.com/10001/cust_serv/removal_form

Optout mailing address, phone number or web link: http://www.whitepages.com/10001/cust_serv/removal_form

You need to download the Online optout form and include name, address, phone number, and email address. After filling out this form, send to the current address listed on the Web site.


Lycos White Pages

Main URL: http://info.lycos.com

Privacy URL: http://info.lycos.com/privacy/privacy.asp

Opt Out Information: http://ldbauth.lycos.com/cgi-bin/mayaRegister?m_PR=19&m_RC=3

In order to remove yourself from Lycos White Pages, you will need to send a request to Lycos Customer Service. Lycos customer service can be contacted via their privacy page in the URL above.


InfoSpace

Main URL: www.infospace.com

Privacy URL: http://www.infospace.com/home/about/corporate/privacy.htm

In order to opt out from Infospace.com white pages directory you will need to search for your listing. Once your listing is found, click the "update or change" link and enter the option which is most appropriate for your needs. You will receive a confirmation email from Infospace confirming your decision to opt out.


AnyWho

Main URL: http://anywho.com/index.html

Privacy URL: http://www.att.com/privacy

Opt Out URL: http://anywho.com/help/privacy_list.html

Optout mailing address, phone number or web link: http://anywho.com/help/privacy_list.html

To opt out from the anywho directory you will need to follow the current instructions on the opt out page by using the link above. Usually, requests take about 45 days to complete and this service will not work for business listings.


DEX

Main URL: http://www.dexknows.com/displayhome.ds

Privacy URL: http://www.rhd.com/legal/privacy_policy.html

Opt Out URL: http://www.rhd.com/legal/privacy_policy.html

Dex will remove you from their list when you follow the current instructions on the opt our URL above.