Rikki Don't Lose That (Phone) Number!
With apologies to Steely Dan, the danger of losing that number you got through your VoIP provider-or worse: Andy Abramson points out.to your VoIP provider from somewhere else-is very real, as
My experience with most of these VoIP providers, however, is not so great. If they support number portability, they will often let you port a number in and, possibly, port your number back out again. However, whatever they give you is usually not portable. That's not such a great thing for financially troubled companies like Vonage and the recently deceased SunRocket.