Plans & Pricing
Starting as Low as $29!
Our affordable answering services are designed to be a budget-friendly way to make sure you never miss another call. We understand that you must spend your money in an economical manner, which is why we offer live answering services and call center solutions that act as an extension of your business, but at a fraction of the cost that it would take to hire an in-house employee. Every call is an opportunity to provide great customer service or bring in that next big client, and you don’t get a second shot at a first impression. So whether we are creating a customer experience that will keep your callers coming back or capturing new sales leads to help you grow your organization, our friendly and experienced virtual receptionists are always prepared to provide professional service.
We invite all prospective new clients to try our live call answering services FREE for 7 days. Plans starting at $29.00.
7-Day FREE Trial Offer
We invite all prospective new clients to try our live answering services FREE for 7 days (or 100 minutes). No service agreement. No upfront cost. No deposit. Our free trial is designed to be a no pressure, no obligation evaluation of our service.
FAQ: Common Questions
Is the free trial really free?
Try a 7 day free trial of our live service (or 100 minutes) at no risk. And guess what – we only ask for basic information to get started! No lengthy surveys or time-consuming forms here!
Do I have to sign a contract?
No. With Answer 1st, there is nothing to sign and no long term contracts. You are billed per minute every 28 days, and you can adjust or cancel service at any time.
Do I have to call to cancel service after the trial?
No way. Your trial ends after 7 days, and there is no obligation to buy. If we fail to provide you with the service you are looking for, no further commitment is required.
Do you have any cancellation fees?
No. You can cancel whenever you want.
What if I don't know how many calls my business receives per month?
That’s what is so great about our 7-day free trial – it will give you an idea of your average call volume. That way, you will have a pretty good estimate of what your 28 day billing cycle would be if you partnered with Answer 1st.
Can I change plans?
Yes! You are not locked into any plan. You can choose to upgrade or downgrade service at any time. Our plans are designed to your specifications, so our staff will always work with you to make sure you have what you need.
Is there a setup fee?
No. The free answering service 7-day trial is a completely free, no obligation period.
What if I choose the wrong plan?
Don’t worry, happens all the time! Contact us and we will add you to another plan.
Can I use my existing phone number?
Yes. You can forward your existing number to us at any time, and we’ll start answering your calls. Or you can port your number from your existing carrier and Answer 1st can host it for you.
Am I billed by the call or the minute? How do you bill?
You are billed by the minute. We accept all major credit cards including Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express.
Why do I need a designated Answer 1st number?
You need this number for forwarding your calls.
What if I go over my minutes?
Not a problem. You will be charged at a specific rate for any additional minute outside your plan.
Can you transfer calls to my cell phone or home phone?
Absolutely. We can transfer calls to any U.S. number. We can transfer to multiple numbers as well.
How do I check my usage?
You can see how many minutes you’ve used within the 28 day billing cycle by checking your online portal.
How quickly will I receive the messages from the clients?
You will receive your messages immediately. As soon as the call is completed any messages, intakes, leads, questions or notes are input into the system and available in your web portal. You will be alerted immediately through email or text that this information is available. We understand having access to your leads and client information is very important to the success of your business or organization so we strive to make the process as quick and smooth as possible.
How long does it take to get set up?
We will get you up and running as quickly as possible.