The £5 challenge – Make One Change A Month and Overhaul Your Business!

Promoting your startup business or SME across the UK need not be as scary as it sounds. For as little as £5 a month you could instantly overhaul your business image and attract thousands more customers to your business.

It’s been proven time and time again, that using an 0800 or 03 number as your main business number can increase sales enquiries by up to 175 per cent. So, at as little as £5 a month, what would you give up to bring more customers to your business? Continue reading The £5 challenge – Make One Change A Month and Overhaul Your Business!

Port your 0800 number to receive UK’s best rates!

You’ve already discovered the beauty of having an 0800 number as your business number, but are you receiving the best service and rates from your current provider?

A Freephone 0800 number are well known as one of the best ways to encourage customers to call you, because they’re free to call from landlines, and soon to be free to call from mobiles as well! Continue reading Port your 0800 number to receive UK’s best rates!

Ofcom announce important changes to call charges to 0800 Numbers

Telecoms regulator Ofcom has announced new plans to make call charges to 0800 numbers clearer for consumers to understand.

Currently, an 0800 number free to call from UK landlines, but dependant on the network they can be charged at anything from 10p – 40p per minute from a mobile. Following consultation which has been ongoing since last year, Ofcom want to make all 0800 numbers free to call from all telephones. This will tackle what they describe as ‘consumer confusion’. Continue reading Ofcom announce important changes to call charges to 0800 Numbers

Why getting an 0800 number makes good business sense

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If you’re running a business, you’ll want to make it as easy as possible for potential customers to get in touch – whether it’s by email, post or perhaps most importantly of all, by phone.

It might seem strange, but a memorable phone number can help make it easier for customers to contact you and getting an 0800 number might be the way to do it.

Continue reading Why getting an 0800 number makes good business sense