Service Features

Clear Rate offers a variety of features designed to help keep you connected for less! Bundle features with an unlimited package and save even more! To view available Clear Rate Packages in your area, please select either Residential or Business service.


Identify Your Callers

    How are Callers Identified?   Additional Services Needed   Special Features   Per Use Rate   Monthly Fee
 
Caller ID   Shows name and number of callers   Caller ID display unit   Stores name and number of callers even if they hang up or don’t leave a message   ——   $5.00 on unlimited plans
$11.95 on local only plans
 
Caller Waiting ID   Shows name and number of callers when you are on the phone   Call Waiting, Caller ID, and a display unit   Helps you decide whether or not to take the second call   ——   $2.50
 
*69   Dial *69 from your phone to hear the last phone number of your last incoming call   $1.50   $5.00


Additional Features

Feature and Description   Special Features   Per Use Rate   Monthly Fee
 
Call Waiting   Notifies you when your on the phone and another call is incoming   ——   $5.00
 
Cancel Call Waiting   When you don’t want to be interrupted on an important call, just dial *70 to disable call waiting   ——   $5.00
 
Three Way Calling   Conference in a third party when you’re on the phone   $1.50   $5.00
 
Call Forwarding Variable   Send all your incoming calls to another phone whenever you wish. Dial *72 then the forwarding number. Dial *73 to deactivate   ——   $5.00
 
Distinctive Ring Service   Assigns an additional number to your phone on a separate ring tone. Useful for fax machines.   ——   $5.00
 
Non-Listed Service   Name, Address, and telephone number are not published in the directory, but are available from Directory Assistance   ——   $5.00
 
Non-Published Service   Name, Address, and telephone number are not published in the directory and are not available from Directory Assistance   ——   $5.00
 
Additional Listings   Allows you to list additional names or numbers in the directory and directory assistance   ——   $5.00
 
Line Manager   Clear Rate’s Inside Wire Maintenance plan assures maintenance of phone lines and jacks inside your home   ——   $3.95
 
Clear Rate Calling Card   Bill your calls to your home phone bill when your traveling There is no monthly fee and domestic rates are $.22 per min   ——   $0.00


Personal Privacy Features

Feature and Description   Special Features   Per Use Rate   Monthly Fee
 
Anonymous Call Block   Denies calls from incoming callers who block their name & number on Caller ID   ——   $5.00
 
Call Block   Choose up to 12 numbers within your local and local toll calling area to block. No incoming calls from those numbers will reach you.   ——   $5.00
 
Do Not Disturb   Block all calls from reaching you – except for up to 12 numbers you program as priority callers. All others will be informed you are not receiving calls.   ——   $5.00


High Speed Dialing Made Easy

Feature and Description   Special Features   Per Use Rate   Monthly Fee
 
Busy Redial (*66)   Redials a busy number for up to 30 minutes, then rings you back when the call is connecting   $1.50   $5.00
 
Speed Dial 30   Allows two-digit dialing for 30 of your most dialed numbers   ——   $5.00


Get Voice Messages!

    Greeting length   Mailbox Capacity   Message Length   Message Retention   Monthly Fee
 
Residential Voicemail   30 Seconds   20 Messages   2 Minutes   5 Days   $7.95
 
Business Voicemail   60 Seconds   40 Messages   2 Minutes   14 Days   $11.95
 
Family Menu   4 Mailboxes each with a 3 minute greeting   25 Messages per Mailbox   2 Minutes   5 Days   $19.95
 
Business Menu   9 Mailboxes each with a 3 minute greeting   40 Messages per Mailbox   2 Minutes   14 Days   $69.95
 
Announcement   3 Minutes   This product does not accept Messages   —–   —–   $29.95
 
Business Messaging   60 Seconds   40 Messages   2 Minutes   14 Days   $29.95

** Message Waiting Indicator is available in select areas for $1.00 per month


Directory Assistance

Feature and Description   Special Features   Per Use Rate   Monthly Fee
 
Local Directory Assistance   Dial 411 to get help finding a Local Phone Number   $1.50   —–
 
Long Distance Assitance   Dial 1-area code-555-1212 to get help finding a Long Distance Phone Number   $1.50   ——

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