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Old 11-08-2011, 07:49 AM   #1
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Long Distance Providers

I guess I am really old school, but I have a land line at my house. My local telco is charging something like 15c a minute for in and out of state LD. Does anyone use other LD providers you could recommend? My state PUC forwarded me a ten page list, but most of them have terrible non-working websites or raise too many red flags for me to investigate!



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Old 11-08-2011, 08:02 AM   #2
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If you have a FAST internet connection try a Magic Jack.

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I use vontage, only because it allows me to have a local number for my MIL to call so she could cancel her long distance.
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My LD is part of a internet/phone/cable package. $115/month total. The phone is the cheapest part.
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I use my cell phone for my LD calls.
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