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Quarter three kicked off July of 2014 and there was a decrease in the proposed contribution factor from 16.6% to 15.7%.   Each quarter the FCC,...
4 months 3 weeks ago
Quarter two for 2014 starts today and there was a small increase in the proposed contribution factor from 16.4% to 16.6%.   Each quarter the FCC,...
7 months 3 weeks ago
The fourth quarter for 2013 starts today and there was a small increase in the proposed contribution factor from 15.1% to 15.6%.   Each quarter the...
1 year 1 month ago
The third quarter for 2013 kicks off today and the proposed contribution factor dropped from 15.5% to 15.1%.   Each quarter the FCC, Congress and the...
1 year 4 months ago
The proposed contribution factor for the second quarter of 2013 has been set at 15.5 percent.  This is down from last quarter which saw the...
1 year 7 months ago
The proposed contribution factor for the first quarter of 2013 has been set to 16.1 percent.  This is down from last quarter which saw the percentage...
1 year 10 months ago
Stating off 2012 at 17.9% we have watched the proposed contribution factor drop to 17.4% for the 2nd Quarter and now down to 15.7% for the 3rd Q.  ...
2 years 4 months ago
The proposed contribution factor for the second quarter of 2012 has been set to 17.4 percent.  This is down from last quarter which saw the...
2 years 7 months ago
The proposed contribution factor for the second quarter of 2012 has been set to 17.4 percent.  This is down from last quarter which saw the...
2 years 7 months ago
The proposed contribution factor for the first quarter of 2012 has been set to 17.9 percent.  This is up from last quarter which saw the percentage...
2 years 10 months ago
The contribution factor for the fourth quarter of 2011 has been set to 15.3 percent.  This is up from the third quarter when it was 14.4%.  The FCC,...
3 years 1 month ago
TCI began charging a 79¢ per month fee for customer's to receive a paper invoice.  To avoid the new charge TCI customer's can sign up for online...
3 years 2 months ago
At the end of each quarter the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sets a new contribution factor for the Universal Service Fund (USF fee).  The...
3 years 4 months ago
Pioneer Telephone offers a great member-to-member calling program with a low per minute rate of 1.9¢.  To take advantage of this calling rate, sign...
3 years 6 months ago
If you are a TCI or Opex long distance user or looking to become one, changes to their toll free number fees have occurred.  Over 2 years ago (March...
3 years 7 months ago
Recently announced, Mobile Sphere has lowered numerous International rates for their CellularLD dial around product.  International dial around...
3 years 8 months ago
Unitel recently lowered the In-State long distance rate for most of the States covered by their Unitel 2.5 plan.  In-State long distance also know as...
3 years 8 months ago
Hey PhoneDog fans!  As some of you may or may not know, the PhoneDog website got its start by comparing companies that offer low long distance rates...
5 years 4 months ago
Breaking News - 3U Telecom becomes telna.  Read the complete press update below. We are delighted to announce that after a recent management buyout,...
5 years 7 months ago
An increase in overall economic uncertainty has created pullbacks across all business, but especially in the SMB market. Almost all are reviewing...
6 years 4 months ago