has launched an online feature to provide consumers with quick answers to the most frequently asked questions about “number portability.”

FCC requirements for portability – keeping cell phone numbers even when changing carriers – kick in next month.

Consumers can access the new “PortabilityInformationCenter” at

“‘Number Portability’ is a big win for cell phone users who will no longer be chained to calling plans for fear of losing their numbers,” said Allan Keiter, president and founder of “Along with the resources always available on our site, visitors to’s new PortabilityInformationCenter will get access to the latest news, information and tips on number portability.”

The PortabilityInformationCenter provides up to date information on how new regulations will impact individual cell phone users. The InformationCenter provides answers to about 20 frequently asked questions in all.