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    November 2013

    Government department 08 phone numbers found to be ‘too expensive’

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    Phone numbers used by Government departments have come under fire recently as they have been found to be costing the public millions to call. Over £56 million has been paid by the public on calls to various departments who are using high-cost phone numbers, which can cost up to 41 pence per minute. Around 61…

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    UK businesses risk millions of pounds by using high-cost phone numbers

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    Businesses across the UK are risking millions of pounds by continuing to use non mobile friendly phone numbers, warns a leading business telecoms company. With mobile transaction volumes set to reach the 30bn mark in 2014, according to a report from RBS and Capgemini, businesses using higher-rate numbers for sales and after sales services are…

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    03 Numbers set to save UK mobile users £100million per year

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    UK consumers are set to save millions of pounds as the mobile-friendly 03 number range gains popularity amongst businesses. In total, figures show that over £1.3billion is spent every year on calls made to 08 numbers, which is set to be dramatically slashed as more and more businesses cater to the demands from consumers for…

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