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Public Mobile, Lucky Mobile and Chatr Promos Offer Up to 10GB/month Bonus Data

The discount brands of Rogers, Telus and Bell have stepped up their back-to-school promotions, offering up to 10GB/month in bonus data. Public Mobile on Thursday announced it is launching a 2GB/month data bonus promo (12 months only), for new activations on a $25/month or higher plan, with promo code 12MONTHS2GB. For $25/month, that works out […]

Rogers and Shaw Downplay Merger Concerns to Competition Bureau

Rogers and Shaw believe the Competition Bureau should stop opposing their proposed $26 billion merger and maintain that the Freedom Mobile sale should satisfy the regulator's antitrust concerns — reports The Globe and Mail. In documents filed with the federal Competition Tribunal on Tuesday, the pair of telcos asserted the benefits of their union while...

Rogers Asks Lenders to Extend Deadline for Shaw Acquisition

Rogers on Monday announced consent solicitations to extend the terms of bonds worth a collective $7.05 billion USD and $3 billion CAD that it issued to finance its proposed $26 billion CAD acquisition of Shaw. The Toronto-based telecom giant currently has until the end of the year to close the Shaw deal. If it fails...

Fido Offering $45/25GB Plan to Select Customers–Check Your Account

Image via RFD user ‘DominicL044247’ Fido periodically offers some special promo plans for existing customers, so it’s worth checking your account for the latest offerings. According to some RFD users, the latest promo plan being offered by Fido is an unadvertised $45 plan with 25GB data, along with the usual unlimited nationwide calling and international...

Public Mobile Student Plan 2022: $55 for 20GB of 4G Data

Telus-owned Public Mobile has launched a student plan promo for 2022, offering a $55 plan with 20GB of 4G speed data. Public Mobile says new activations will also get 3x Points-back, resulting in “an extra $8.25 in points value on our Student Plan!”. In other words, you get 15% points-back for 12 months on your […]

TekSavvy Urges Competition Bureau to Fight ‘Predatory Pricing’ by Telcos

TekSavvy wants the Competition Bureau to do something about the "predatory" internet pricing practices of national telecom operators like Bell and Rogers. In a letter dated Tuesday, August 17, the independent internet service provider (ISP) told the Bureau that larger operators "have engaged in a sustained strategy of predatory pricing in the retail market for...

Rogers Outage Caused ‘High Complaint Volumes’ Says CCTS [Update]

The Commission for Complaints for Telecom-television Services (CCTS) says it is an "independent agency that helps resolve complaints about telecommunications and television services from individual and small business customers, fairly and free of charge.” When consumers have a telecom complaint (phone, internet, cellphone, etc), an issue filed with the CCTS is usually resolved. In regards...