RUN THE MONEY
Follow Run The Money

Why Your Business Should Switch to VoIP

  • August 11, 2020

If you're reading this, I'm earning money. Thanks for helping to feed my family. Please see our disclosure for more information. Also, any advice provided is for informational purposes only. I'm not a CPA, lawyer, or doctor, although my parents wanted me to be all three. So, talk to a professional before acting on anything you read below.

Why Your Business Should Switch to VoIP

You may have heard a lot about VoIP communication systems and wonder if this technology can be useful. Here are some excellent reasons to switch your business calling system to VoIP.

Low Maintenance

The beauty of VoIP is the minimal equipment it requires. Most VoIP providers offer the choice to rent equipment such as phones or headsets, or you can use your own. If you prefer to use an existing analog phone unit, you can do so with a VoIP adapter. As long as you have reliable internet, you can use VoIP.

Related: How to Improve a Company’s Communications

Flexible Use

Unlike traditional phone systems, VoIP enables users to send and receive calls at no additional cost from anywhere in the world. A VoIP app on a cellular device, or solid internet connection at any location, is the only thing required to use VoIP.

One Connection 

With VoIP, you can dramatically reduce your connection fees by using the same internet service you are already paying for to handle all your communication needs. Unlike traditional calling plans, VoIP does not include charges for long-distance calls and taxes, making it the ideal choice for companies with international offices.

Convenience

VoIP systems allow you to receive email messages through your voicemail and voicemail transcripts through email. Also, users can keep the same phone numbers they had when using analog systems, making it unnecessary to notify contacts about a change.

Included Features

With traditional phone services, a business pays separately for every feature that it needs. Examples include voicemail, conference calling, caller-id and call forwarding. With VoIP systems, there is usually no additional charge for these services, making it cost-effective to manage calls professionally.

As remote work increasingly becomes the norm, a VoIP phone system is the most reliable and cost-effective choice to accommodate communication for employees that are not under the same roof.

>