855 Numbers Trending

Last spring, we began to notice new 855 numbers listed for large corporations and small companies nationwide and it continues as the summer nears end. These 855 toll free phone numbers are being used for small businesses and for large corporations in every state in the nation. They are as popular as we suspected they would be. The upcoming 844 numbers, we predict, will be equally as successful.

855 Growing Strong and Steady

Every month, we see more 855 toll free area code telephone numbers advertised nationally and on the local level. We recognized the unprecedented demand for these new toll free telephone numbers. Major changes in telecommunications over the past two decades dictates that toll free phone service is a necessity in every type of business and that new stocks of toll free area codes should be rotated in whenever the need is present. Before long, the 844 phone numbers will be in play too and we expect them to be just as popular as the 855 number are.

Toll Free Making The News for Decades

We found several 30-40 year old news articles on toll free phone numbers. Shows there have been creative uses for toll free for decades now.

Maryland Travel Made Easier With 855 Numbers

Know Before You Go is the theme of the new Maryland 511 traveler information system now available throughout the state. It offers travel information to help motorists before they go to major events, cross-state travel and even daily commutes. In addition to dialing “511” in Maryland, residents may call toll free 1-855-GOMD511 or 1-855-466-3511. The three-digit “511” number was designated by the Federal Communications Commission as the national telephone number for traveler information.

Toll Free Product Recall Information

Toll free telephone numbers have always been a staple for product recalls. Corporations and retailers always have a toll free line dedicated to providing  consumer information on faulty or inadequate products. This summer, with a slew of product recalls ranging from food items to children’s play equipment, these toll free telephone numbers are proving invaluable. Consumers need fast, free information on items and food that may be harmful. For a list of consumer protection toll free numbers, go to www.ftc.gov/ftc/contact.shtm.

NFL Toll Free Numbers Active In Anticipation of the 2012 Season

Until last week, the 2012 NFL season was a big question mark. But with both sides coming to an agreement, at the eleventh hour, the NFL is scurrying to make plans to coordinate ticket sales, organize pre-season games and events, promote giveaways and more. Fans are contacting the individual teams’ toll free telephone numbers to try make plans for the season, starting in a just a couple of weeks. With the whole season in jeopardy until late July–when pre-seasons games typically are already going on–the NFL toll free numbers are lighting up as fans and the teams get organized as fast as possible.

Group Discount Companies Benefitting From Toll Free Service

The newest group of companies to use toll free telephone numbers en masse are the Groupon and similar discount shopping deals businesses that are cropping up nationwide. These companies–national and local–use limited group discount deals to promote businesses and services. The toll free telephone numbers for these new companies are busy as consumers sign on for daily deals on restaurants, spas, retails shops, hotels and more.