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Launch of Credit/Debit Card payment option on Story e-topup

In order to provide great deals and more convenience for customers, Story Telecom has launched a credit / debit card payment facility online.

Using Story e-topup with credit / debit card, not only can people enjoy the benefits of getting our cheapest rates but also get 10% free extra credit to call abroad.

There has been an extremely positive feedback on this innovative way to buy international call credits online and customers are very pleased to have one more choice to get even cheaper rates.

Story Telecom develops its services abroad

Story Telecom, already one of the leading prepaid telecom service providers in the UK, is currently expanding its business overseas.

With the launch of a few new sales websites, Story Telecom expects to grow its customer base in rest of Europe. Good opportunities of growth have been highlighted in many European countries and Story Telecom is willing to provide European customers with great value-added services for low-cost international calls.

For information, the company is launching two new sales websites aiming at the French market: (TalkPal product) and (Roaming product).

Story Telecom reaches 470,000 mobile customers milestone

Story telecom announced that it had reached the 470,000 mobile customers milestone. The company has reached this key milestone more than three months earlier than projected. UK consumers are clearly happy to make cheap international calls from their mobile phone as it is straightforward to use and offers great value for money.

Paris Karatzas, Story’s Commercial Director, said “The growth we are experiencing is primarily due to our in-house developed products targeting mobile users and niche prepaid and post-paid markets. The mobile user is in the heart of our product development and marketing strategy. We aim at offering easy to use and innovating products to satisfy our customers. I am glad to say that a recent customer survey proved we are doing very well.

Happy Text & Talk Customers

An independent survey has been conducted on behalf of Story Telecom to make sure its customers are fully satisfied of Story Text & Talk.

Text & Talk is Story’s revolutionary mobile service that allows customers to call anywhere in the world from only 1p per min. Survey results show that customers are really happy and enthusiastic about the rates and find this service very convenient and amazingly friendly.

Story Telecom announces agreement with E-Pay

Story Telecom, Inc., a leading developer, marketer and distributor of prepaid phone services in the United Kingdom, has signed an agreement with e-pay U.K. to offer prepaid phone cards to consumers through e-pay’s established network of point-of-sale (POS) terminals located throughout the country.

“This new venture with Story Telecom is a prime example of how we are working with our retail network to greatly expand service offerings at the POS terminal level,” stated Andrew Dellow, Sales Director at e-pay U.K. “Story Telecom’s products will provide e-pay’s retailers with increased revenue opportunities while also empowering them to better serve their customers. We plan to offer the widest possible range of Story Telecom’s products, including standard prepaid service for both landline and mobile phone customers,” added Dellow.

Story Telecom announces 200,000 mobile customers

Story Telecom, already one of the leading pre-paid telecom service providers, has announced that it now has a direct customer base of more than 200,000 mobile phone users in the UK.

This impressive growth has been acheived through a combination of innovation and keen pricing, offering Story customers more choice and better value-for-money via services that compliment their standard service-provider contracts.

Story Prepaid Products to Be sold In 13,000 Electronic POS in the UK

Under the terms of the agreement, Story Telecom will offer prepaid phone cards to consumers through the alphyra PAYzone(TM) network of over 13,000 POS terminals. alphyra's terminals are used primarily by small to medium sized businesses operating in the retail, hospitality and petrol sectors.

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