Trinsic, Inc.

Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities and Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (or Date of Earliest Event Reported): January 12, 2006
Trinsic, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation or Organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification
601 South Harbour Island Boulevard, Suite 220
Tampa, Florida 33602

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(813) 273-6261
(Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
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Section 2 — Financial Information
Item 2.03 Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation
     On January 12, 2006, we borrowed $1,000,000 from The 1818 Fund III, L.P., our largest shareholder. The Fund is one of a family of funds managed by Brown Brothers Harriman & Company. In connection with the loan, and a previous $1,000,000 loan received December 15, 2005, we delivered to the Fund a promissory note bearing interest at 12% annually and due on demand and a mortgage on certain real property we own in Atmore, Alabama where we have an operations center. Under the promissory note we may be required to grant additional security to the Fund.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Dated: January 18, 2006.
  BY:   /s/ Horace J. Davis, III   
    Name:   Horace J. Davis, III   
    Title:   Chief Executive Officer   
A signed original of this Form 8-K has been provided to Trinsic, Inc. and will be retained by Trinsic, Inc. and furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission or its staff upon request.