Q: How much of my bill will be donated to environmental groups, and who will receive the
A: We donate 8% of our total
proceeds from the long distance service to the environmental organizations
listed below. You get to choose which of these group you'd like to benefit when
The Jane Goodall Institute's
mission is to conserve primate habitat, increase awareness of
the related issues, expand non-invasive research programs on chimpanzees and
other primates, and to promote activities that ensure the well-being of
chimpanzees and other animals.
mission is to preserve the
plants, animals and natural communities that represent the diversity of life on
Earth by protecting the lands and waters they need to survive.
The Circle of Life Foundation Founded
by environmental activist and author, Julia Butterfly Hill, is a gateway to
activism, providing tools, resources, referrals and information to help people
take conscious action in the world.
The Solar Living Institute
promotes sustainability through their world famous Solar Living Center,
sustainability workshops, and the annual Solfest event.
Pesticide Action Network campaigns to eliminate poisonous pesticides and
advance safer, ecologically sound, organic alternatives. They promote healthier,
more effective pest management and agriculture through education, media,
demonstrations of alternatives, and advocacy.
Wildlife Conservation Network (WCN) is the first conservation organization
to focus on funding, supporting and developing the next generation of
"conservation entrepreneurs" - independent, innovative conservationists who are
creating and implementing new strategies for saving endangered wildlife and
habitats around the world.
Q: How much does is cost?
A: All interstate
calls within the continental US are billed at a flat rate of 7 cents per minute,
rounded to the nearest six second interval. Our basic service fee is only
$4.95 per month, and there are no minimum usage requirements. In-state calls are
regulated, and vary by state. For rates check
You will receive a free calling card as
well, with a flat rate of 15 cents per minute for interstate calls within the
continental United States.
International rates click
For our International calling card rates and codes click
In addition, any time you tell a friend about our program and they sign up, we'll thank you by
crediting $25.00 worth of calls to your phone bill. There is no limit to how many credits you can earn. It's a great way to save money, and the Earth!
Q: How is Red Jellyfish different than Working Assets?
A: Working Assets is an
excellent company, but we have several key differences:
We donate almost 3 times as much per call!
All of our donations go to helping environmental groups.
3) Working Assets polls its customers and allocates funds based on the
popularity of certain groups. We
let you choose which of our excellent non-profit partners you want our
donations to support.
4) We round domestic calls to the nearest 6 seconds; they round to the
nearest minute. If you made a call
lasting 1 minute and 1 second with Working Assets, you would be billed for two
full minutes. With Red Jellyfish, you’d be billed for only 1 minute and 6
seconds, saving you money!
We keep your information private.
Working Assets sells your personal information, which could create more
junk mail, telemarketer calls, etc.
We do not charge an access fee for making International calls.
Working Assets charges $2.95 per month for their International Plan.
There is no additional fee for our 100% recycled plastic phone cards,
which have a great flat rate of 15 cents per minute for domestic calls.
Working Assets charges an extra $1 per month for this privilege, and
charges 25 cents per minute.
We distribute our donations on a quarterly basis. Working
Assets keeps the money for up to one year before distributing it.
Q: How will I be billed for my Red Jellyfish Long Distance service?
A: You will receive a clear and detailed monthly statement from
Red Jellyfish that is printed on recycled paper. For your convenience, you can also use your credit card or debit card through our simple and
E-bill program. Information on how to setup e-bill will be included in the
welcome letter you will receive after you set up your account.
Q: Is there any cost involved to switch to
Red Jellyfish Long
In fact, if your current phone company charges a switching fee, we'll pay
Red Jellyfish provide 24-hour customer service?
A: We have live customer service representatives available from 8am-9pm, Eastern Standard Time, and we can be reached at 1-800-466-1550. After 9pm, a customer service representative is on call to assist you with any network problems.
business hours your message will be forwarded through our paging system to the representative on call and they will contact you within 30 minutes of your message.
You will often receive a call faster this way than if you were on hold with most
companies! We strive to make your life simple, and pride ourselves in providing the highest quality customer service in the business.
Q: How long will it take me to switch to
A: The signup itself is a snap and the processing time is normally
2 to 4 business days. While your current long distance provider should
discontinue service, it's a good idea to call them and let them know you're
canceling after you've received your welcome package from Red Jellyfish. If you have concerns or questions during this time, please call our Service Center at 1-800-466-1550.
Q: Do I need to dial an access code to benefit from
Red Jellyfish's low rates?
A: No. Once our service is
connected you just dial your phone normally. No extra numbers are needed!
If you have any other questions please e-mail us at:
There is so much
to gain, and nothing to lose! We guarantee your satisfaction.
here to apply for service!