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NCOA Live FAQ: Your Change of Address Questions Answered

Our DOTS NCOA Live service is a real-time API that compares your contact data with the USPS’ National Change of Address (NCOA) database, which contains address data for the roughly 40 million Americans who move each year. It works directly with the United States Postal...

Aki Stankoski
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Aki Stankoski, Application Engineer
February 21, 2019

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Why Should a Business Validate Leads?

Your business is measuring how many leads you generate with your marketing efforts. You’re even scoring your leads’ likelihood to buy with a marketing automation tool or CRM. But can your marketing and...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
Marketing
February 19, 2019
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Tackling False Negatives in Email Validation

What is a false negative? In email validation, the term is used when an address is incorrectly identified as being invalid or undeliverable – in other words, it is flagged as being bad when it is...

Emanuel Fuentes, Sr. Software Engineer
Emanuel Fuentes
Sr. Software Engineer
February 14, 2019
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Credit Card Validation – BIN There, Done That

If you are involved in e-commerce, you probably know the importance of credit card validation. And if you work with Service Objects, you may have at least a passing familiarity with our DOTS BIN Validation...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
Marketing
February 12, 2019
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Understanding Phone Exchange 2 Note Codes

In November 2018, we published the blog, Best Practices for Phone Exchange 2 International, introducing you to one of our phone validation services and its operations. Here in this blog, we drill down and...

Dylan Van Lant, Applications Support Technician
Dylan Van Lant
Applications Support Technician
February 7, 2019
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TCPA and You: A Look Ahead for 2019

If you do outbound marketing via telecommunications, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) has probably been part of your business agenda – particularly in recent years, as stiffer interpretations...

Carolyn Healey, Director of Marketing
Carolyn Healey
Director of Marketing
February 5, 2019
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Customer Service Success Stories

Sometimes things go wrong. Sometimes it is our fault, and sometimes it is, dare I say it, something the client did wrong. We are all human, and as long as humans have any part in controlling anything,...

Jan Rehorik, Sr. Applications Engineer
Jan Rehorik
Sr. Applications Engineer
January 31, 2019
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Service Objects is the industry leader in real-time contact validation services.

Service Objects has verified over 3 billion contact records for clients from various industries including retail, technology, government, communications, leisure, utilities, and finance. Since 2001, thousands of businesses and developers have used our APIs to validate transactions to reduce fraud, increase conversions, and enhance incoming leads, Web orders, and customer lists. READ MORE