Contributor: Art Yonemoto In our 25+ years of Telecom Auditing, all of our engagements have been on a contingency basis. While some clients have asked us about Time & Material (T&M) or Fixed Fee, they have selected Contingency after our discussions. The key factor is RISK. Does the client prefer to be "at risk" with T&M or Fixed Fee? [...]
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Introduction You probably didn't know that your organization’s phone bills can be an untapped Mother Lode of refunds and savings. We love digging deep into phone bills — it's like panning for gold. We can spend months sifting in a freezing stream, but sometimes, we hit paydirt right away. Like with this recent healthcare clinic [...]
Four Actionable Tips to Better Manage Your Organization’s Spend Managing organizational spend is like a complex puzzle, comprising various moving parts, from vendor relationships to contract negotiations. The stakes are high, as even minor slip-ups can result in significant overcharges and inefficiencies. Here are four actionable tips to better manage your organization’s spend. Start with an Inventory [...]
Some people see a telecom audit as a one-and-done event. At Overcharge Recovery Group we believe you benefit the most from an ongoing bill review. Why? because each time we review your bills, we find new billing errors. This means new opportunities to save you money. If we can catch the mistakes earlier, you spend less money [...]
There is a HIGH chance you are WASTING MONEY on technology expenses. Up to 80% of telecom bills contain errors. And the scariest part of this story is that, despite great efforts, your company is likely a part of the statistics. Don’t blame yourself: these bills are very complex, which makes it harder to spot [...]
Have you ever considered your company’s telephone bills as an area for potential cost reductions? Probably not. And if you’re one of the many who have yet to tap into a phone bill audit to determine just how much of your organization’s money is being spent on unnecessary expenses, the recent AT&T billing dispute is [...]
Your Organization’s Phone Bills are one of the most overlooked areas for potential savings, and the reason is quite simple — many managers just don’t know there’s room for any. One mind-blowing realization for those in the telecom expense management industry is that over 80% of business phone bills contain errors. Carriers often get away [...]
A telecom audit is the most assured way to SPOT BILLING ERRORS and to STOP OVERCHARGE for technology services in your business. Here are key moments to bring in a third-party consultant for an expense review and inventory update: AFTER CLOSING A SITE: many organizations learn that they are paying for services that should have [...]
Can you imagine if one phone bill went up from $500 to $16,927? It happened at a well-known Houston Hospital. After identifying the problem, they found out there was no way to lessen the cost increase. The Hospital tried several times to get the service disconnected. The Overcharge Recovery Group stepped in to save the [...]
There is an 80% chance you are OVERPAYING your telecom bills! Shocking, right? It happens so often because most telecom invoices contain errors. But the reason you are not catching them is not as simple. Between monthly recurring charges, non-recurring charges, usage fees, taxes, and regulatory fees, bills become very complex. Companies end up paying [...]