Archive for September, 2009

How phone card expiration dates work

September 13th, 2009

“Why do phone cards have expiration dates?”

The best way to answer why phone cards have expiration dates is to explain it with simple business accounting.  At some point, a business has to consider a product as used or abandoned so they can accurately balance their outstanding credits.  For some businesses, the product is a gift certificate.  In ZapTel’s case, the product is a phone card.


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International students save money with phone cards

September 6th, 2009

“I’ll be in the USA for the next year.  What is the best way for me to call my family at home?”

Phone cards have always been a great way to make affordable phone calls all over the world.  For students who are looking to stay within a budget, phone cards can be the best way to get the most minutes for your money.  Here are 3 good reasons why you should consider using a phone card instead of any other calling plan:


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