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Celebrate St Patrick’s With HulloMail!

March 15, 2012 Leave a comment

In tribute to St Patrick’s Day this weekend, we’re offering you Twitter go-ers a chance to win 6 months’ FREE subscription to HulloMail SmartVoicemail, with a twist!

Only 7 lucky people will win (7’s a lucky number, right?) – one for each day of the week. To be in with a chance, simply log on to Twitter, ensure you’re following us (@HulloMail), and tweet or re-tweet our special St Patrick’s Day message, which will be posted on Twitter today! Make sure you do not change the tweet in any way, simply re-tweet, or it won’t count:

Celebrate St Patrick’s! Retweet for a chance to win 6months’ FREE subscription to HulloMail! #HulloMail #StPatricks

The competition will last from today’s date, 15th March 2012, until midnight on the 21st March 2012. Make sure you’re re-tweeting our special message during and between these days!

It only takes 5 minutes to participate, and ultimately, what have you got to lose?

Happy St Patrick’s everyone!

St Patrick’s Day Offer Terms & Conditions:

– Only 7 winners will be chosen, for each day of the week commencing 15/03/2012 until midnight (UK time) on the 21/03/2012

– Open for all UK, US and Ireland residents

– Any re-tweets after the closing date will not be counted

– The tweet must remain exactly as HulloMail provides, without any changes or removal of text

– The 7 winners will be announced shortly after the competition’s closure

– Acceptance of these terms and conditions is a condition of entry and the entry instructions form part of these terms and conditions

– The promoters reserve the right, at their discretion, to exclude entrants and/or the winner(s) if she/he does not comply with any of these terms and conditions

– There are no cash alternatives to prize

– There is no purchase necessary

– The promoter’s decision will be final and binding on the entrants and no correspondence will be entered into regarding the selection of the winners and/or the prizes

– The promoter’s accept no responsibility for any disappointment incurred of suffered by you as a result of you entering the competition or accepting the prize

– This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter. You are providing your information to HulloMail and not to Twitter

– Events may occur that render the competition itself of the awarding of the prizes impossible due to reasons beyond the control of the promoter and accordingly the promoter may at its absolute discretion vary or amend the promotion. The entrant agrees that no liability shall attach to the promoter as a result thereof

– Upon winning 6 months’ subscription to HulloMail SmartVoicemail, the subscription duration will be added onto the end of any current subscription the entrant may have

>Holiday checklist: Sunscreen? Flip-Flops? Beach towel? HulloMail?

July 22, 2010 Leave a comment


Followinga survey from Post Office Travel Money which identified that hefty charges forusing mobile phones abroad topped the list of “holiday rip-offs”, HulloMail is offering holidaymakers a way to avoid such charges whenjetting abroad for a break.  By downloadingHulloMail’s free smart voicemail app in advance, it enables travellers to keepin contact with friends and family back home, at no cost. 
Beforeleaving the UK, users of HulloMail provide their contacts with a personalHulloMail UK number, which allows voice messages to be left without the needfor calling them directly. Holidaymakers can then listen to messages using theHulloMail mobile app whilst roaming in a free WiFi location and can easilyreply using a ‘Hullo’, which is a short voice message.  If friends and family are alsoHulloMail users they can also send Hullos directly to each other’s devices. 
Whenjetting off on holiday, you want peace of mind that you can make contact withfriends and relatives back home, without racking up a huge phone bill.  HulloMail therefore recommends that beforeembarking on a break, holidaymakers download the free HulloMail smart voicemail andvoice messaging app so messages can be sent and received, without incurring anycharges. By accessing messages using a free WiFi spot either via the app or via your email, you can avoidunnecessary costs yet still update everyone back home on what a great time youare having by the pool!
Have a good summer everyone.

>HulloMail urges football fans not to return home to an own goal!

June 8, 2010 Leave a comment


Travelling to World Cup in South Africa?  HulloMail offers you an alternative way of keeping in touch while away, for FREE!
WithUK-based watchdog, Consumer Focus, issuing a warning to football fanstravelling to the 2010 World Cup regarding potentially huge bills for mobilephone usage, HulloMail™ ( is encouraging individuals todownload its free smart voicemail app in advance, in order to access voicemailsand send voice messages home, at no cost.
Usersof HulloMail can give friends and family their personal HulloMail UK numberallowing them to leave voice messages without calling them directly. Travellingfans can then listen to messages using the HulloMail mobile app whilst roamingin a free WiFi location and can quickly and easily reply using a ‘Hullo’, whichis a short, instant voice message.
TheConsumer Focus watchdog found that rates for making calls from South Africawere as high as £1.70 per minute, whilst the worst culprit was for receiving calls,charging £1.50 per minute.
Andy Munarriz, our founder and CEO,said: “It wouldbe a real own goal to return from the World Cup to find a hefty mobile phonebill waiting for you. It makes sense for fans to access our free HulloMailsmart voicemail app. They can give contacts their unique HulloMail number so voicemessages can be left for them, saving expensive roaming costs. Messages canthen be retrieved simply via the app, online, or by email; it’s up to the fanwhich they prefer.  Fans can alsosend a Hullo, short voice message, to their mates watching back home for free, using afree WiFi hotspot.”
Until recently free WiFi has not been the norm in South Africa,however, many shopping centres and leisure complexes in the host cities areproviding free WiFi for the duration of the tournament:

>Avoid roaming charges

July 27, 2009 Leave a comment

>Hear your voicemails for free when you’re overseas. HulloMail user, Jon Bradford, tells you how.

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