You have a lot to consider when deciding which broadband phone service(s) are right for you. Trade-offs among cost, reliability, feature richness, and safety make this an important decision. Trying to wade through the marketing on one side and the concerns on the other can also make the decision difficult. This chapter walks you through some of the important things to keep in mind. It should hopefully provide some guidance to help you with the decision.
A big part of your decision about the Internet phone service(s) you pick depends on exactly how you plan to use it. Possible uses include some or all of the following:
International calling to friends and family overseas