CRTC Approves Usage-Based Internet Billing

#Internet

Thu, May 6th, 2010 13:00 by capnasty NEWS

A sad day for Canadians making use of third-party DSL service lines. The CRTC has approved Bell Canada's request to bill Internet customers, both retail and wholesale, based on how much they download each month. The plan, known as usage-based billing, will apply to people who buy their Internet connection from Bell, or from smaller service providers that rent lines from the company, such as Teksavvy or Acanac.

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