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Why CRTC's New Wireless Contract Rules Actually Give Us Less Freedom

Michel Kelly-Gagnon | Posted 11.27.2014 | Canada Business
Michel Kelly-Gagnon

A company can still offer three-year deals if it wants to, but they are no longer permitted to enforce those deals with cancellation fees. They would be three-year deals in name only, therefore no company offers them, and consumers have fewer options than they did before. One result of this regulatory change: higher up-front prices for your new phone.

Most Canadians Fail Tech Savviness Test

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Think you're tech savvy about roaming charges, data usage or online security? Maybe not.Canadians are among the highest adopters of technol...