Chat Line FAQ

Chatline FAQ

  • Q. What is Talkee?
         A. Talkee is a leading provider of free telephone chat line services. Thousands of people use our chat lines to meet exciting real people for friendship, fun, and social networking. This is a safe, private way to meet women and men for friendship and relationships in real time.

  • Q. Who uses Talkee?
         A. Thousands of real people just like you connect every day with Talkee. Most want to try something fun and different and to meet new people and form relationships.

  • Q. How does it work?
         A.Please refer to our How It Works page for more information.

  • Q. Can I use any phone, can I use VOIP phones?
         A. Any phone should work. Land line, cell or VOIP (like Skype.)

  • Q. Is it free to call the Talkee telephone chat lines?
         A. Yes. The only cost to you is the cost of a phone call. There are no additional charges. Please check with your telephone provider for calling rates within the United States.

  • Q. Is Talkee private and confidential?
         A. Yes. You do not need to register to call our chat lines therefore we do not collect or share any of your personal information. Talkee is completely private so you can relax and reveal your true self safely and anonymously. The only information Talkee callers know about you is what you share with them. Please keep private information such as your full name, phone number, and street address private. We offer free voice mailboxes on our chat lines so you can give out your voice mailbox number instead of your personal phone number. Please refer to our Privacy page for more information.

  • Q. What are the Group Chat Live Rooms?
         A. This is where you go if you want to talk to many callers at one time or if you just want to listen to what others are saying. Callers can talk about anything. There are up to 8 people in one room. You can move around to different rooms to find one that works for you.

  • Q. What are the Bulletin Boards?
         A. This is where you go to listen to announcements or to post an announcement of your own.

  • Q. What are the Live Personals?
         A. This is our most popular chat line feature. It is where you go to check out other people currently on the chat line and talk to someone special, 1-on-1 in real time. You must be on the chat line to use this feature.

  • Q. What are Personals and how are they different from the Live Personals?
         A. This is where you go to record a personal message and check out other peoples personals. Unlike with the Live Personals you do not need to be on the chat line to use this feature. You can call back later to check to see if anyone has left you a message.

  • Q. What is the Voice Mail feature and when would I use it?
         A. Voicemail works just like regular voicemail. You can set up your very own mailbox so that people can leave you personal and private messages that only you can listen to. You can also leave private messages in other people's mailboxes.

  • Q. What will happen when I call the chat line number?
         A. You will hear a recorded voice introduction. It will explain and give voice prompts on how to access the different features or rooms of the chat line using your keypad (you can also refer to our 'How It Works' page for a picture of our Navigation Chart). You then tell the system where to go by pressing a number on your dial pad. Later, when you are familiar with how the line works, you can skip this introduction and get right to the action.

  • Q. How do I get started?
         A. Just call the chat line number and start having fun! If you are a little shy you may want to listen in on one of the group chat rooms to find a room that is right for you. If you are ready for excitement, try our most popular feature, Live Personals. Record a personal greeting, listen to others' greetings, and get ready to talk to someone live and 1-on-1! You can re-record your greeting as many times as you like. Once you save it, it plays to the other callers, to let them know you're on the line. Next, listen to greetings from other callers … you can spend as long as you want. Hear someone you like? Send them a message! If someone's interested in you, they'll message you too. You can respond to anyone (or everyone!) you want—it's always up to you. Find someone really special? You can invite them to join you for some 1-on-1 fun! Your private chats are just that—private!

  • Q. What should I say in my greeting?
         A. Your greeting introduces you to other callers, so don't be shy! This is your chance to share what's special about you. Relax and take your time, because the best greetings get the most responses! Your greeting can be up to 2 minutes long. Here are some tips for recording a personal greeting:
    1. Keep your tone positive! Do you sound approachable? Sexy? Strong? Remember, people are attracted to confidence so speak clearly and remember to smile.
    2. Show off the real you by sharing your best features, interests, and passions. Think about what will make you stand out to other callers, and let them know!
    3. Most importantly, tell them what you're looking for! Whether it's friendship, a relationship, or something more erotic, asking for what you want is the best way to get it.

  • Q. What do I do if I receive a message from a caller that I'm not interested in?
         A. Hear from someone who's not your type? Just skip the message. You can even block them with the touch of a key. Callers that you block can't hear your greeting, and you won't have to listen to theirs either.

  • Q. What if I receive a message that I find really interesting?
         A. When you receive a message from someone who interests you, you can instantly exchange private messages with them, just like sending a voicemail that they'll hear right away. When you're ready, send a connection request to connect with them live in a private conversation.

  • Q. Where is the login; I used to be able to login and manage my profile and browse other people’s profiles?
         A. Our new web site no longer supports this feature. Over time, this feature became too expensive to maintain. Since we wanted to keep Talkee FREE for everyone we decided to switch the photo and profile functionality to Facebook. Many callers told us they were already using Facebook to post their profiles and pictures and asked if we could create some Facebook pages for our chat lines. We did. You can ‘Friend’ Talkee on Facebook to add your photo, and you can show support for your favorite chat line by ‘Liking’ one of our many Facebook chat line pages. It’s a great way to SEE who’s calling the lines, get your photo out there, and let people know where you hang out.

  • Q. How do I contact Talkee?
         A. If you have any questions or comments, please send us an email using our 'Contact Us' form and we will try to respond to you as quickly as possible.