Here on the blog we talk a lot about how to use your 800 number and the benefits of an 800 number…we thought we’d lighten it up this week. Here are some random 800 number facts that were in the news recently:
People make money off of 800 number misdials. According to MSN, people are now buying toll free numbers just for this purpose.
In Fayetteville, AR you can pay your parking meter by phone. Simply call 1-888-450-PARK, give them your space number and credit card info. Beats trying to find a quarter.
You can find out the status of your tax return by calling the IRS's toll free number.
Massachusetts is offering a free two-week supply of nicotine patches to veterans through 1-800-QUIT-NOW.
What other interesting stories are we missing here?