Convert text to speech -- recommendations ?

What "Convert text to speech" software
to you recommend since I am tried of
paying $100 USA every time I need a
voice person to update the below script
and email it to me as a .WAV file ?

Press 1 for John Doe
Press 2 for Jane Doe
Press 3 for Bob Smith
Press 4 for Beth Smith
I would like more options besides the
below to get a good FEMALE voice WAV file
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Joe WinogradDeveloperCommented:
I recommend putting Nuance's Vocalizer on your short list:

Try the demo — you'll have a choice of six female voices:

Vocalizer female demo
As a disclaimer, I want to emphasize that I have no affiliation with this company and no financial interest in it whatsoever. I am simply a happy user/customer. Regards, Joe

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Jackie Man IT ManagerCommented:
You can change your own voice to female. Why paying someone to do the job?
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