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Stay connected without the tangled cord. Cordless phones are a convenient landline with built-in features such as voicemail and caller ID. 

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There is a strong case to be made for having a home phone. Home phones can provide enhanced security because they are connected to your address, including the apartment number, so a 911 operator knows exactly where to send help even if you can't talk.