Tag: "money saving"

How to make genuinely free conference calls

Our sister service ZipCall has recently expanded to launch a free conference calls service. What are conference calls? Some people say that nothing beats a face to face meeting; but in many cases distance, cost, environmental concerns and family commitments make traveling to meet impractical. This is where conference calling comes to the rescue. Conference calls are essential for conducting business when you need to bring together a geographically diverse

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Plan ahead to save money on your international calls when travelling abroad

A few minutes can save you a few hundred pounds On a recent trip to Indian Wells in California (beautiful and highly recommended if you are a golfer!), I spent just a few minutes before my trip to work out how I was going to communicate with the office back home. First of all, I checked what was available at the hotel – free WiFi and a landline – and

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How to call non-geographic UK numbers (0845, 0870, 0871, etc.) from abroad

How do I call UK non-geographic numbers from abroad? What is a UK non-geographic number? First of all, let’s look at what a non-geographic number is. Telephone numbers in the UK are split into geographic and non-geographic numbers. Geographic numbers are those beginning 01, 02 and 03 (basically, ‘normal’ numbers) and non-geographic numbers are everything else (e.g. 0842, 0843, 0844, 0845, 0870, 0871, 0872 or 0873). Why do companies use

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