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PostPosted: Fri Oct 27, 2006 1:42 pm    Post subject: Question on the Toll-Free service for 4.99 month...... Reply with quote Back to top

I just signed up for the toll-free service to be added to my Vonage number. The reason: I am in N Mississippi (662), but all calls to my Vonage number are routed through an exchange switch in Memphis TN. This means, of course, if my next door neighbor should call my V number, they must first dial a '1' and then '662' and possibly incur Long Distance charge.

Anyways, after signing up, I found no instructions on how my new toll-free service is actually used. I selected '866' as my toll-free prefix, so do I now substitute '866' for my previously issued '662' prefix? Or do I still have callers dial the old '662' prefix as before?

Also, I noticed that I get 100 minutes with my monthly $4.99 charge. What is the overage charge beyond 100 minutes?

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 27, 2006 5:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

You get an entirely new 866 number. Login to the Vonage web site to see what numbers are associated with your account.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 27, 2006 6:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

4.9 cents per minute for overages.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 27, 2006 8:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

You may be better off keeping a local PSTN line with minimal service to let your neighbors call you and just use the Vonage standard line for outbound calls. If you expect a lot of incoming calls, that may be cheaper for you.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 27, 2006 9:08 pm    Post subject: Toll free vs. Local number unavailable Reply with quote Back to top

You may also cut your losses by calling people back.

Let them call you, then immediately call them back.

Vonage is trying to get number transfer arrangements in all areas but are meeting opposition.

Bear with them.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 27, 2006 9:09 pm    Post subject: Toll Free Problem Reply with quote Back to top

I forgot to mention the following...

Vonage bills on a one (1) minute basis.

Even a 10 second call bills you for one minute.
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