How to Locate a Company Name With a Toll Free Number

By Stacey Price

You maybe receiving unsolicited phone calls from a toll-free number that's showing up as unknown on your caller ID. This would naturally leave you curious wondering about the caller's name and reason for calling. You can find out who's calling without revealing your name and phone number. There are many tools available to help you research by using a phone number to find a company's name and address.

Better Business Bureau

Step 1

Log onto the Better Business Bureau website (see References section). For the home page of this organization in the United States, select the "USA Site" link.

Step 2

Click on the "Check Out A Business Or Charity" button to begin your search. Select the "Phone, URL, Email" tab.

Step 3

Enter the toll-free number in the appropriate field and click the "Search" button. Search results will yield company information, including the name, address and owner.

Reverse Number Lookup

Step 1

Log onto the White Pages website (see References section).

Step 2

Enter the toll-free number that you are inquiring about into the appropriate field and select the "Find" button. Search results will yield information regarding this number.

Step 3

Log onto Any Who (see References section). This is a reverse number look up service powered by AT&T. Select the "Reverse Look up" link located at the top of the web page. Enter the toll- free number in the appropriate field and click the "Find" button. Search results should yield any information linked to the phone number.