Consumer Telecom Complaints Drop; Rogers/Fido and Bell/Virgin Account for Over 50%: CCTS

Canada's Commission for Complaints for Telecom-television Services (CCTS) today published its 2021-22 Annual Report. The CCTS is a national and independent organization dedicated to resolving customer complaints about telecommunications and television services, fairly and free of charge. It deals with complaints regarding billing errors, compliance with contract terms and commitments, service delivery, credit management, and...

Best AirPods 2 Black Friday Deal in Canada is Here: $99 (Save 44%)

If you’re looking for the best AirPods 2 deal for Black Friday, it’s available from Bell Canada (of all places). Yes, that’s right, Bell is selling Apple AirPods 2 for $99.98 on its website, which is far below the $129 Black Friday deal pricing we’re seeing on and Walmart. As of writing, Bell is […]

Rogers, Telus, Bell Offer Black Friday Plans from $75/100GB

Rogers, Telus and Bell have launched new Black Friday plans today for bring your own device (BYOD) customers. The Rogers Infinite Essential plan offers 100GB of data for $75 per month (normally $85) with access to the 5G/5G+ network and speeds up to 250 Mbps. Telus is offering an $85 plan with 100GB data at […]

Feds End Bell Let’s Talk Partnership on Thursday, Backtracks on Friday

The federal government on Thursday announced it was ending its Bell Let's Talk partnership with Bell Canada, only to backpedal on Friday and say that Ottawa is instead looking to sign a new agreement with the telecom giant for the national mental health initiative — reports CityNews. Bell Let's Talk "is a wide-reaching, multi-year program...

Here are the Latest Cellphone Deals: Rogers, Telus, Bell and More from Nov. 16

Here are the latest Canadian cellphone plan and device deals, plus other promos from wireless carriers such as Rogers, Telus and Bell, from our partner PlanHub. As always, the promos may change at the last minute, but here they are as of Wednesday, November 16, 2022. Check them out below… Bell Noticeable price changes: Black Friday Offer […]

Bell, Virgin Plus Black Friday Deals 2022 Now Available

Black Friday deals keep coming earlier and earlier, and savings from Bell and its flanker brand Virgin Plus are now available, offering a variety of discounts on smartphones, plans and more. “The Bell Black Friday Event is on,” says the telecom. “Get on Canada’s best 5G network and get our lowest prices of the season […]

Crave Black Friday Deal 2022: Save 40% Off Total Annual Plan

Bell Media has launched a Black Friday deal for its streaming service Crave, offering a discounted price on its Crave Total annual plan, with savings of 40% off. The Crave Total subscription offers the best resolution, has the entire Crave content library, is available on all devices, plus allows users to cast to televisions, offers […]

Bell Canada Q3 2022: Record Wireless Activations, $771 Million Net Income

Bell Canada today announced its unaudited financial results for the third quarter of 2022 ended September 30. For its wireless business, Bell reported $2.466 billion in operating revenue, an increase of 7.4% year-over-year. The company also superseded its Q2 wireless revenue of $2.246 billion. Bell's solid quarterly revenue in the wireless segment was driven by strong...

Feds, Ontario to Spend $56 Million for Bell and Cogeco to Expand Rural Internet

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada and the province of Ontario announced on Wednesday it plans to invest over $56 million to expand high-speed internet in rural parts of the province. Bell and Cogeco are the recipients of three projects to expand high-speed internet to over 16,000 homes across rural eastern Ontario ($3,500 per home), […]

Bell Ventures Launches to Invest in Startups Using its 5G and Fibre Networks

Bell announced on Tuesday the launch of Bell Ventures, which will invest in Canadian startups that are leveraging the company’s 5G and PureFibre networks. Bell Ventures will “encourage development of early-stage and growth companies that harness the power of Bell’s networks to drive growth and adoption of advanced technological solutions,” explains the company. “We’re delighted […]

Rogers, Telus, Bell Waiving Long Distance Calls and Texts to Iran

Rogers, Telus and Bell announced this week they will be waiving all long distance calls and texts made from Canada to Iran. The temporary waiving of charges depends on carrier, postpaid and prepaid accounts, with different end dates. “To help Canadians stay connected to loved ones, Rogers is temporarily waiving long-distance calls and SMS messages […]