Are 900 numbers illegal?

Are 900 numbers illegal?

The Use of 800 Numbers The 900-Number Rule prohibits the use of an 800 number (or any other number advertised as, or widely understood to be, toll-free) for pay-per-call services. Specifically, this means the following. Anyone calling an 800 number cannot be charged simply for completing the call.

Do 900 numbers still work?

1-900 numbers weren’t just for sex lines and psychics (thought they were probably mostly used for that). They were a way of transmitting information for money in a pre-Internet world for things like jokes, music, games, and fan club information. Sadly, after testing them out, these numbers are no longer in service.

Is a 900 number free in Spain?

800 and 900 numbers are freephone numbers in Spain. The called party pays the cost of the call.

What is a 700 phone number?

Area code 700 of the North American Numbering Plan is a service access code (SAC) implemented by interexchange carriers. It is reserved for carrier-specific number assignments to special services or destinations.

What is the equivalent of 911 in Spain?

The emergency number in Spain and Andorra (equivalent to 911 in the U.S.) is 112. This number is available 24/7, toll free from Spanish and Andorran landline phones, cell phones, public phones. This number is intended to be used in case of accidents, fire, urgent medical assistance, assaults, robberies or catastrophes.

What is a 706 number?

Where is area code 706? Area code 706 serves northern Georgia outside the Atlanta metro area. It includes the cities of Augusta, Columbus, and Athens. It has a single overlay (762) that serves the same area.

Is there a 900 area code?

Control area code 900 access The 900 area code is commonly used by entertainment or informational services that can carry considerable per-call or by-the-minute charges.

What happens if you call 999 in America?

When you call 999, an operator asks which service you require. If you remain silent and it’s an emergency, you’ll be asked to cough or make some other audible sound without speaking. The answer is to dial ’55’.

What city is 760 area code?

Palm Desert
Salton City
Area code 760/Cities