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Frequent Callers Of Long Distance Have Reason To Celebrate

Oct 16, 2007
Many long distance callers have been using prepaid phone cards to make their long distance calls. But for the prepaid card company providers it has been a long battle to get to currently where they are in terms of providing their phone card users with great and quality deals available at present. It has been a difficult journey selling phone cards for many legitimate phone card companies with the proliferation of many fraudulent phone card transactions and scammers.

You can take several precautionary measures to protect yourself against any fraud when it comes to prepaid phone cards. There are many legitimate phone card companies who have found that they are not getting the worth for what they are paying for when it comes to their operators and minute supplier dealings. It seems that these phone card operators are not as what they are claiming to be.

Legitimate phone card companies are providing basic safeguards in order that long distance callers avoid fraud and ensure that they get a good, quality phone card. First, check if the company provides a customer service number that you can contact easily in case anything goes wrong or you have some questions and clarifications. With an available customer service, phone card users are more at ease and at peace knowing that someone is just a phone call away to provide them with information or usage support should problems be encountered.

Before making any phone card purchase, read the terms and conditions. You may not be aware of it but there can be hidden charges and fees plus the expiration dates and charges per use could affect your phone card usage. You are entitled to a full disclosure of whatever charges are to be incurred related to the phone card usage. There have been many instances when the card seems cheap but then there are hidden charges present.

Ensure that everything on the phone card is intact and that it hasn't been tampered with. If the phone card has in any way been tampered, you won't get the full value of the card or it won't work.

Some people even wonder if going through the trouble of comparison shopping for a phone card and purchasing them just to be able to make a long distance call is worth the effort at all. The disadvantages are definitely outweighed by the advantages of cheaper call rates not only locally but when it comes to international as well.
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