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Benefits of owning a U.S. local number

Benefits of owning a U.S. local number

Are you living or travelling outside the country? Do you have a family member or a friend, whom you often connect with, living outside the country? Does your business or part of your business operates outside the country. If the answer to one of these questions is true, then getting a U.S. local phone number certainly makes sense. There are many benefits to getting a U.S. local number, whether for business or personal use, and below are some of its benefits.

You can stay connected and maintain local presence

Perhaps the most obvious benefit is that it allows you to keep your current phone number and have a local presence. This can be extremely helpful if you travel frequently or have a business operating outside the country, while your customers, family and friends are in the United States. Using a local phone number, anyone can receive ordinary local calls from family, friends, or acquaintances even when the person who's receiving the call is physically outside the country.

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You can avoid expensive international calling fees

Another great benefit of having a U.S. local number is that it can help you save money on your phone bills. International calling rates can be quite expensive. So by getting a U.S. local number, you or anyone calling you from the U.S. can avoid these charges altogether. You’ll also be able to take advantage of any free or discounted local rates your service provider offers, even when you or the other person receiving the call is physically outside the country as long as you both are using local phone numbers.

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Career or business growth

Finally, having a U.S. local number can also be helpful in terms of your career. If you are outside the country and is looking to work for someone in the States, or if you’re trying to network with people who are in the U.S., having a local phone number can give you an edge. It shows that you’re a legit person, can be trusted, serious in building work-related relationship, and it makes it much easier for people from the U.S. to get in touch with you.

In addition, having a U.S. local number for your business will make people trust your business more. Customers would rather call a local phone number of a business rather than an international one. More customer engagement means more profit.

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So if you’re looking for a way to stay connected with anyone in the U.S., or if you want to save money on your phone bill, or if you’re trying to further your career or business, getting a U.S. local number is definitely a great idea. There are many different providers that offer this service, so be sure to shop around and find the one that best meets your needs.

How can we help?

Voiply is an affordable and reliable VoIP service provider. With Voiply's Extra Lines you can get a virtual phone, a free U.S. local phone number, and unlimited calls to US and Canada for only $5/month.

When you sign up today, you will get a one month of free trial period for any plan you may be interested in. Voiply's free trial offer is the perfect way to test out the service and see if it's right for you. With affordable rates and great features, Voiply is definitely worth considering.

To sign up, simply visit and navigate through our website. You'll need to provide your name, email address, and phone number. Once you've entered your information, you'll be able to select the plan that's right for you. After you've selected your plan, you can begin using the service immediately. There are no long-term contracts or commitment required. You can cancel anytime without penalty.

For questions or other concerns, feel free to chat with our support. If you already have an existing local number, type it below to see if you can port it to Voiply.

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