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Telephone Services

In Ontario nearly all telephone services are managed by Bell Telephone. While there are other telephone suppliers in outlying areas, they rely on Bell’s phone lines and connections to work. You can set up your phone service at Bell’s website. You will be assigned a phone number in the local calling area, and it will be listed in the next publication of the phone book.

This monopoly makes phone rates less flexible than in other areas, but the rates are consistent throughout Ontario. There are several companies offering long distance service plans. While Bell offers a decent long distance program, it is worth considering the rates of other companies. The following are some of the long distance phone companies currently in operation:

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