Central Messaging can provide you with a telephone number to put on your fax sheet to which people can respond. This number can be directed to your offices or to Central Messaging offices and answered for you. Similarly a number can be provided as a fax number for your business.
You have the choice of 0800, 0845 or 0870 number. All these numbers are non-geographic which enables you to target nationwide without the caller being aware of your location. The number is portable and stays with you regardless of where you operate your business. You obtain a national identity and all advertising for all your branches or offices can be routed to one number.
0800 numbers are free to the caller encouraging people to call.
Research has shown that 0800 numbers generate 3 times as many calls as a business with a standard regional number. People believe firms with 0800 numbers are more reliable and efficient. An estimated 50% of advertisers now use 0800 numbers.
0845 numbers enable a prospect to call your business from anywhere in the UK paying no more than the standard BT local calling rate.
0870 numbers enable a prospect to call your business from anywhere in the UK at the standard BT national rate.