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VoIP offers all the calling features you want, including free long distance calling for less than traditional phone companies. In addition to long distance phone service, you get free international calls online and extra great features that you can manage online. Let's see your phone company do that!

Residential & Small Business

Paid Features

Calling Features
Free Second Line Get a Free Second Line to make or receive calls using the same phone number!

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VoiceMail Viewer VoiceMail Viewer allows you to view and listen to your voicemails through your My Account portal. As simple as looking at your email!

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Online Account Management This feature allows you to configure and manage many aspects of your service (view bills & payments, recent call logs, configure VM to email options, Remote Click2Call and more).

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Incoming Call Routing Route incoming calls to specific destinations.

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Block List Route calls from selected numbers to specific destinations. Block List allows the user the option to block calls from specified numbers. You can either forward the call directly to voicemail, or set it so that the calling party hears a busy signal when calling.

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Call Waiting Caller ID See the name and number of an incoming call, while you are on another call.

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Call Waiting Never miss a call again with our easy to use call waiting feature.

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Call Hold Place a call on hold and then resume at a later time.

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Softphone Forgot your phone or travelling & don't want to use your cell phone minutes? Our Softphone allows you to take your features & rates with you, no matter where in the world you are! Make & receive calls or check your voicemail at no additional cost to you! Download it now by logging into MyAccount.

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3-way Conference Calling Don't leave your friends and family out, call two other parties at the same time!

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Enhanced 911 Enhanced 911, also referred to as E911, works just like regular 911 with an added safety feature. It automatically sends vital information such as your name, address and the geographical location even if you are unable to speak.

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30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee With our 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee, you can terminate your service within 30 days from the date of your subscription. Simply return our hardware and pay the initial month of service at the standard monthly rate for your plan. Shipping, handling and activation fees, if any, are non refundable.

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Bandwidth Saver Experiencing bandwidth issues? Bandwidth Saver reduces the amount of bandwidth our services use by two-thirds.

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Remote Click2Call Make calls away from home or from your mobile phone. With Remote Click2Call, you can connect a call to your PhonePower number and another number for the best international rates, or to appear to be calling from your PhonePower number (if it's an office line, for example).

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Failsafe Automatically forwards all calls to a designated number in the event you experience an internet or power outage.

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Free International Minutes Every plan comes with 60 FREE international calling minutes per month to select countries.

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VoiceMail-to-Email With “Voicemail-to-Email”, a copy of every voicemail message is sent to an email address you specify.

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Remote VoiceMail Access Check your messages from any phone at any time free of charge.

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Outbound Caller ID Block Maintain your privacy when making a call.

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Incoming Caller ID with Name See the name and number of the party calling you.

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Simultaneous Ring Waiting for a call that's too important to miss? Don't put your life on hold. Simultaneous Ring rings multiple numbers at once to find you no matter where you are. It can be used in conjunction with the Call Hunt feature and is also part of Find Me Follow Me.

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Speed Dial Easily dial frequently called numbers using a 1 or 2-digit code.

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Directory Assistance Block With Directory Assistance Call Block, you don't have to worry about additional charges showing up on your phone bill. Also, with Directory Assistance Block, you're the one deciding when to pay the service for a phone number.

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7, 10 & 11 Digital Dialing You can dial using either 7, 10, or 11 digits. (Dialing without an area code, dialing with an area code, dialing with an area code + 1)

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Local & Long Distance Dialing Local and long distance dialing is included for the entire US & Canada!

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Free In-Network Calling The best feature for friends and family, PhonePower's Free In-Network Calling provides you unrestricted calling time to anyone inside the PhonePower network nationwide or in Canada!

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Keep Your Number When You Move Don't miss any calls during or after your move. Simply take your hardware with you & replug into a broadband-enabled line. You can even take your hardware and number overseas to International locations! Don't forget to update your 911 information by logging on to your Online Account.

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211 Community Service Need help finding community services you and your family need in life? PhonePower's simple 211 Community Service Calling allows you to find reputable afterschool programs or specialized care for your mom. From childcare to assisted living, 211 Calling connects you with the services you're looking for.

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811 Call-Before-You-Dig Service Need to dig a ditch or install a pool? When you call, your local public information center will tell your local utility companies to mark your area's underground pipes and lines. Stay safe and save time before you start digging!

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International Call Block Don't want to run the risk of international call charges showing up on your phone bill? With PhonePower International Call Block, you're in complete control of your phone bill.

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Voicemail Check your VoiceMail via phone, web or email with the touch of a button. PhonePower's VoiceMail feature allows callers to leave a voicemail message if you have missed or screened their call.

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Web Based Call Logs Phone logs are available for real time viewing via your web-based account

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Do Not Disturb When enabled, this feature will forward all calls to voicemail.

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Anonymous Caller Rejection Avoid unwanted calls by choosing to reject anonymous incoming calls.

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Outgoing Caller ID with Name Allow the people you are calling to see your number and name.

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Call Forwarding Call Forwarding includes International Call Forwarding so you can forward your calls to any number around the world! Don't miss another call no matter where are you are!

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Contact List Allows you to manage your contact list, edit incoming Call Log names and assign Speed Dial codes all from your MyAccount portal.

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Operator Block With Operator Call Block you don't have to worry about unexpected charges on your phone bill. We believe that how you use your optional features should be decided by you.

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*69 Call Return Not in time to answer your call? Simply pickup your phone and dial *69.

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Bring Your Own Device BYOD access lets you use any SIP enabled device on our approved devices list in conjunction with our service.

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Refer A Friend Refer a friend and both of you will receive a $10.00 credit! Plus, all in-network calls are UNLIMITED and always FREE. All they have to do is enter your User Name into the Promotion Code area during sign-up.

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7-Day Customer Support Have you tried calling your phone service provider on the weekends or after work? At PhonePower, our award-winning customer service is available to you when you need us - even if it's on a Sunday. You can call us 7 days a week at 1-888-60-POWER (1-888-607-6937).

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311 City Service Need your garbage pickup schedule? Want to report a neighborhood disturbance? Just place a 311 call to be connected with your local public information center for helpful responses to all of your community-related concerns.

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Click2Call Take the hassle of dialing out of the equation when you're using your online MyAccount portal. Simply click on any number in your contact list to immediately dial that party. The PhonePower Switch will call your PhonePower phone number, then connect the call to the other party.

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Fax Catcher (Free) Expecting a fax? No problem! With our Fax Catcher feature, you can let your incoming faxes go to voicemail where they will be collected as a file you can open, view and print through your MyAccount portal.

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Paid Features
Lowest International Rates VOIP.com offers the lowest international rates. Our award-winning service is even cheaper than Skype. You don't have use a computer to connect, and there are no applications to download or install. Simply plug our box to your broadband connection, plug in a phone and the world is at your fingertips! *International rates and charges apply.

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Operator Dialing Traditional operator services are available simply dial '0'. There is a $3.00 charge for each call.

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411 Directory Assistance Free Directory Assistance through 800-BING-411. Simply add it to your Speed Dial and never pay Directory Assistance fees again.

Traditional 411 Directory Assistance also available (*extra usage fee).

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Direct International Calling No access codes needed to dial direct to international numbers. *International rates and charges apply.

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Virtual Numbers Living on the west coast but have friends and family on the east coast? Establish a Virtual Number wherever your friends, family or customers live and they can call you for the price of a local call! Allow important people to call you as if you are right next door.

*Add a Virtual Number for only $5/mo.

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Toll Free Numbers Have a son in college or want to offer your customers ease of calling? For $5.00 / month, add a toll-free number and let them call you at no cost! Toll-Free calls will only cost you 4 cents a minute.

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Add A Line Need more than 2 lines? No problem! Add as many new PhonePower lines as you want, each with its own phone number and service plan. You can still keep track of all your lines through your single MyAccount Portal.

Visit our plans page for rates and available options.

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