This is not a ‘free’ solution but it can be useful if you will be staying in another country for awhile. Google Voice will not allow you to enter a non-US ‘forwarding’ number but you can get around this limitation by using a VoIP phone number to do your ‘forwarding’. It is not very expensive either, depending…
Voxox is no longer free, plus, a Voxox number may not work on Google Voice. (2017)
The credit for this method goes to ‘cherry bim’ and his post to Howard Forums.
This will allow you to forward, for free, your Google Voice phone number to any Canadian phone number – we’re going to use it to forward calls to a cell phone.
The reason to install HotSpotShield on your computer is to ‘hide’ your computer’s IP address from web pages. The web pages will see a US IP address provided to them from HotSpotShield, not your true address. Continue reading