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Old 05-20-2018, 03:23 PM
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Default Inmate phone services- PLEASE HELP

Long story short, one of my best friends is looking at over 20 years in prison-- the Connect Network GTL is SOOOO expensive--- what calling systems would you recommend to cut down on costs? Please please respond. I need direction here-- Thanks so much.
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If the IDOC uses GTL, you have to go through GTL. No way around it. But! If you purchase cell phone or can have your cell phone changed, get a local number to the facility where he's being housed. You'll want something that is the same area code and prefix.

Do not use any of those call-forwarding or 3rd party inmate phones services, either get a new cell phone or have your cell phone number changed through legitimate channels.

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