OPEX 1+ Interstate Rate 4.5¢/min USA 48 States. Click Here to sign up.
- Up to 100 FREE State-to-State Minutes! (applied to sixth month's bill)
- Click here to see OPEX 1plus cheap in-state intrastate intra-lata rate.
- Click here to see OPEX 1-plus low cost overseas international rate.
- No PICC fee for residential lines and 1st commercial line
- $2 monthly billing fee is waived if your residential bill is over $20
or if your commercial bill is over $50
- Optional Inbound Toll-Free Rate 4.5¢/min $2/month for
the first inbound line, and 53 cents for additional
- Lowest long distance rates apply only in 'Baby Bell' phone areas
(Pacific Bell, Bell South, Ameritech, US West, Southwest Bell,
OPEX provides Three long distance billing options:
1. OPEX eBill is a secured electronic invoice. OPEX will provide users a
convenient monthly email notification to initiate access to the
current month’s long distance invoice.
2. OPEX Paper-Bill is a regular hard-copy monthly invoice sent by US Mail.
3. OPEX Combo-Bill is a combination of both eBill and Paper Bill.
OPEX will send you an electronic notification of your phone bill as
well as hard copy invoice send via US Mail.
OPEX offers 3 payment options for your long distance
1. Your OPEX long distance bill may be post-paided via check sent
through US Mail, every month.
2. Your OPEX fone bill may be postpaid with Auto-Pay, which will
automatically deduct your monthly balance due from either your
checking account or any major credit card.
3. Prepay your longdistance and receive an 8% discount.
Minimum prepay amount is $20 for residential customers
and $50 for business customers. 99¢ charge every time
you have to recharge your account. OPEX will charge the
pre-pay increment to your credit card or checking account
upon signing up with OPEX's Service. All additional
charges to your credit card or checking account will
be on a recurring basis when your OPEX Service has used
up 90% of your pre-pay increment. You may change your
pre-pay increment at any time.
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A. Your information is only used strictly for
the sole intention of setting up your long distance account.
Your information will never be sold or given to any third party.
Q. How much does OPEX charge for the FCC PICC fee and USF tax?
A. The PICC fee for the first commercial line and all residential lines
is free. For additional Commercial lines the PICC fee is $3.25/line.
FCC imposed USF fee is 7.71%.
Q. Do I need to confirm the long distance order?
A. All residential orders for customers in California and South Dakota
must be voice verified regardless of whether or not an offline order
has been submitted. The customer may use the voice verification
system which is already in place, or may verify by using the new
dial-in option at (877)455-9964, where a verification # will be
given and reported on the LOA by the customer/agent. Commercial
accounts will not be effected by this new process.
Q. How does the 100 Free Long Distance Minutes work?
A. You will receive up to 100 free state-to-state minutes
on your sixth months bill. If you make less than
100 minutes of 1+ interstate long distance calls,
we will only credit you the amount of minutes you
actually used, up to but not more than 100 minutes.
Q. How do we offer such low rates?
A. OPEX is a carrier. We buy our network in bulk from
a large nationwide network provider called Global Crossing.
Since we buy in such bulk, our rates are deeply
discounted. We do not have the high advertising costs
of a major carrier, so we pass along the savings to our
customers. It also allows us to spend our money to provide
Q. How will I know if I'm switched to OPEX Long Distance plan?
A. Just call (toll free) 1-700-555-OPEX (6739). If the
order has been provisioned and switched properly you
will hear "Thank you for making OPEX your Long distance
company". If it has been more than 72 hours and this
is not the case please check to see if you have a
pic freeze on the line with your local phone company.
Q. What are the long distance billing increments?
A. For the 4.5 program, the length of all your calls
are measured (and billed) in 60/60 (60 second minimum
then 60 second increments thereafter).
For the 4.9 program, the length of all your calls are
measured (and billed) in 18/6 (18 second minimum then
6 second increments thereafter).
Q. Does OPEX offer phone calling cards?
A. Yes. The rate is $.149 per minute. There is no
connection charge, however there is a $0.35 surcharge
when used from a payphone. There is a $.99 set up fee
Q. Does OPEX offer Account Codes (PACs)?
A. Yes. They offer both verified and non-verified
Product Account Codes (PACs).
Q. How long should long distance provisioning take?
A. Please allow 4 to 10 days for the switch-over to
A. $2.00 a month for the first line and $0.53 a month for
each additional toll free line.
Q. Is there a minimum usage fee?
A. Yes. If your monthly usage is less than $20, there
will be a $2 minimum usage fee.
Q. What are the rates to Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico, Guam, U.S. Virgin Island?
A. Calls to HI, AK, PR, Guam, and USVI are 23¢/min.
Q. Do you offer toll free service from Canada, Alaska, and Hawaii??
A. Yes. We offer inbound toll free service from Canada
(26.1 cents/min), Alaska (36.8 cents/min), and Hawaii (24.5 cents/min). When you order toll free service, you will need to indicate that your wish to have "extended area coverage".
Q. May I order long distance off-line instead of on-line?