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PostPosted: Fri Aug 04, 2006 6:05 pm    Post subject: Establishing A New Phone Number With Vonage Reply with quote Back to top

Hello. I am asking on behalf of a family friend who interested in Vonage. He resides in Medford, Oregon with a 541 area code, but when looked at the towns that are available with the 541 area code, the city of Medford does not exist. The question that I wanted to ask on his behalf is it possible for me to have Vonage setup with a brand new phone number # in a town that is not part of available towns in the 541 area code. My think is that as long as you have internet connection, you will be able to able to get a new phone number from Vonage.

Thanks again for your time and looking forward to your responses.

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 04, 2006 6:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

He should be able to sign up and get a phone from Vonage without a problem. HOWEVER, the list on the Vonage website denotes what rate centers in Oregon they have a presence in. Now, that list isn't kept 100% up to date but it doesn't appear to include a rate center that is local to Medford. What this means is that you would not be able to port a number from the Medford rate center to Vonage nor would Vonage be able to assign you a local number to that rate center. They would however be able to assign you a number in one of the several rate centers that are listed on the Vonage site. Here is the listing of the rate centers/exchanges that are local to Medford.

Now, this would not affect your outbound calling since Vonage does not use long distance, and all calls to number in the United States and within your minutes(basic 500 plan only) are included in your monthly price. This would however affect people who were to call you. They would be dialing a long distance number since they were not in the same rate center, even if they were calling from next door. Now, to get around this Vonage would offer you a toll-free number for $4.99 a month extra, where people could call you on a 888/866 number and it would route to your primary Vonage number and not incur callers any charges to call you. The 800 number includes 100 free incoming minutes per month with 4.9 cents a minute over 100.

There is all the info I think you would need to make an educated decision about Vonage. If you need any more info, feel free to ask me.
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 05, 2006 10:17 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

The 541 area code only came to Vonage last January or so. I had Vonage for over a year using a San Diego, CA area code and the toll-free number but kept my land line. When 541 finally popped up I jumped on it. I had no problems with CS changing over. A month later I ported the land line over. Again no problem and it only took about 10 days. I'm now a happy camper with Vonage using the 500 minute plan plus the 100 minute toll-free feature. The call centers available for 541 come & go. Keep watching it.

I believe it's best to sign up for the 500 minute plan and see how it works for you. It seems that satisfaction with Voip depends more on your Internet carrier then on Vonage. If it don't work out, your friend can then move to Bend Lol

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