Canadians finally free from three-year contracts, data overages capped at $50
0. phoneArena 03 Jun 2013, 09:36 posted on
Starting December 2, 2013, Canadian carrier customers will be able to break it up after two instead of the usual three years without a penalty. Moreover, data overage charges can't be more than $50 a month with local consumption, or $100 when roaming abroad, letting you avoid those bill shocks we've all heard about...
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2. pradeepreddy (Posts: 65; Member since: 01 Apr 2013)
i like the picture more than the article :)
4. Joshing4fun (Posts: 1217; Member since: 13 Aug 2010)
Meh, there's still enough to make fun of Canadians for... ;-)
10. ThePro (Posts: 26; Member since: 03 Nov 2012)
I'm sorry for reading this. Thank you for reading my comment. I apologize for taking your time.
5. paulyyd (Posts: 338; Member since: 08 Jan 2011)
I like the unlock after 90 day part. Wish we had something like that here in Merica'
8. htc_prep (Posts: 303; Member since: 09 Oct 2009)
we do have an option here in America. Sprint offers their international phones to be unlocked after 90 days. As long as your bill is up standing And no late fees.
6. PapaSmurf (Posts: 10309; Member since: 14 May 2012)
Phones can be unlocked after 90 days. That's probably the thing I would be excited about considering I buy all my phones off contact. Congratulations Canada!
11. Stuntman (Posts: 834; Member since: 01 Aug 2011)
Here's the problem I find. If you decide to unlock your phone, the carrier will charge you to unlock it. If you buy the phone at full price without any subsidy, I would like for the carrier to provide the phone unlocked instead of having me to ask for it to be unlocked. They should require that all non-subsidised phones to be automatically unlocked.