Canadians pay among the highest amount in the world for wireless service. For example, for a basic plan that includes texting, data and talking minutes the average in other industrialized countries is $22 per month; whereas in Canada we pay $37.29 a month. The story is similar for cable and internet. As a consumer you can only be taken advantage of by a corporation for so long -- there comes a point where you can't take it anywhere. We've reached that point.
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Ashley Redmond is the associate editor at Morningstar Canada. Her roles include writing feature articles on personal finance, video reports and commentary. A former reporter and editor at a radio station in Toronto, she is a journalism graduate of Humber College. Follow her on twitter @RedmondTO.
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