Along with the usual free 800-number access that works from any phone, you have the option to dial any one of the more than 7,000 other local (not free) numbers that are set up to work with this local access phone card.
Why use a local access number? To save money.
It costs us more to connect you to your phone card when you call the free 800 number. So if you call using one of the local access numbers, we pass the savings along to you.
Choose to use one of the local access numbers when:
If there is not a local number available near you, then just use this card with the provided toll free number. Just remember there are two sets of rates; using the toll free number costs 1 cent per minute more. The rates are great in either case!