Imagine the situation in 2018 you buy a LED TV for your home and some functionality error happens and you want to call company’s person to fix it but there is no phone number as such or if there is number nobody is picking up. Well that use to happen before 1967 when there were no Toll frees. Toll free numbers have been an important aspect for any organization these days to set up his roots in market.
·It shows that company is professional in service
·And it is more trustworthy and answerable to its customers
Toll free number is a basic setup of server where if a person will call on that number it will get connected to the customer care line or either personal number in the business organization. Toll free numbers are of different types:
Computer Attendants: In this when you call on a number you will hear server’s voice answering your queries. It will ask questions, you just have to choose which one is yours, and he will answer that question
Texting: these are the numbers, which provides a service of texting. Sometime people may not like talking on phone so they can just text and ask the questions
Call forwarding numbers: These are the numbers which have a call forwarding option. When someone dial this number he have the option to get connected to or get his call forwarded to the customer care channel if he is not satisfied with the server’s answers.
Every country has different code for the toll free numbers usually when someone sees a number starting with 1800 he can easily say that it’s a toll free whereas toll free numbers Canada are different they start from 800, 822, 833, 877 and so on. It’s basically the code of Canadian toll free numbers.
Toll free numbers based on location: Toll free numbers could be national or domestic. National toll frees are the numbers which can be dialed in any part of the country where as local ones are based on the area of usage like it is constrained to a particular state. There are some toll frees that can be registered internationally and they are known as UIFN (Universal International Free phone Number). Currently they are available in 40 countries and it should be registered with at least two countries to be an UIFN.
Toll free numbers provide different option to choose between but they are given on the first come first serve basis. If you want a toll free for your company then it all depends on the availability. There are also Vanity numbers to choose between. They are the
·Numbers, which have acronyms attached to it for instance: 1800FLOWERS that is 18003569377 on keypad if you see.
Vanity numbers are widely used these days by companies to build their trademark in the line. You can see most of the numbers ending with 1111 are related to taxies.
Over the whole toll frees have built a trust, team work and ease of communication between people and the companies.