I think you might get billed 30¢ per minute. please come back and let us know what shows up on your bill. the moderator said that this forum is not for billing questions but your question is of interest to many people. I don't think the answer is posted at cox.com. more people are cutting back on their home-phone-long distance since their cell phones don't charge for long distance. if someone asks to use my home phone, I might insist on dialing the number for them.