What on earth is this airtime usage charges??? $93.50???

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I don't even recognize most of the numbers showing up on my bill.

This is just crazy.  I was told I get 200 minutes.  I am getting charged 93 dollars while I am under?

Someone must have calculated something wrong.

Local Airtime - Phone (minutes) $93.50
Included 200:00 (MIN)
Free 25:00 (MIN)
Additional 187:00 (MIN)
Total used 412:00 (MIN)

Can someone explain what all this gibberish means?

I am looking in the call log in my phone and most of these numbers dont' even show up in there either.  This is not making sense at all.
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You have 200 minutes available to you during the weekdays before 5.
You however went over by 187 minutes which is charged at 50 cents per minute.
For a total overage charge of 93.50
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further explaination of the numbers.

You used 412 minutes.
You only have 200
For some reason you are getting 25 minutes free.
the additional means how many minutes over you were.
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Thank you.  But that makes absolutely no sense.  Someone must have calculated something wrong some place.  There is no way I was on the phone for 387 minutes.  That's over six hours.

I don't even recognize most of the numbers showing up on the bill.

My last two bills show zero airtime and suddenly how I am hit with 93 dollars of it?

Someone must have hacked something somewhere.
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Is there some way to shut the phone off or disable calls other than voicemail after I reach my limit?
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Is there some way to make my PC use my landline?  I imagine I Need a modem card to plug into the motherboard.
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Step one: buy any cordless phone with a headset jack, which should be virtually every one on the market.
Step two: buy one of these http://www.bestbuy.com/site/telephone...
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Is there some way to make my PC use my landline?  Send and receive calls from my PC?  I imagine I need some kind of USB modem as well.
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This is the closest you will get: https://www.fongo.com/home-phone/

Also at this point, you're on your own. Good luck
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Wow. Yes this will definitely solve my problem.  With Fongo I can make and RECEIVE calls from my PC.. for FREE.

Very nice.  Never heard of it before your post.

Thx

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