Many of our customers have received junk mail or spam from the insurance company, Geico.
Junk mail from Geico might include insurance offers or financing options. These promotional fliers are sent to customers and non-customers. Most recipients would like to opt out.
Luckily, there’s a straightforward process to help you opt out of junk mail, emails, even spam calls. There are also some further steps to follow so you stop receiving junk mail in the future.
Geico customers that want to stop receiving solicitations through mail can select a paperless option for their account here. However, that alone won’t prevent Geico from mailing marketing materials to you. If you consider that junk mail, Geico offers an online option to opt out of marketing.
Geico doesn’t specify how long their opt-out process takes to go into effect. However, opt-out requests usually take between 4 and 6 weeks to be applied on average.
That being said, you may continue to receive solicitation from Geico within that time frame.
If you’re still receiving junk mail and spam from Geico after 6 weeks, there are some other steps to take
If you wish to make a formal complaint to Geico, contact their customer service. You can call them at 1-800-841-2964 or you can send them an email here.
First of all, when you have any future communication with Geico, be sure you do not consent to sharing your details.
Although a good initial step, it won’t guarantee you’ll stop receiving junk mail. That’s because organizations like Geico sometimes work with data brokers.
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