Kudos to a clever reddit user for this rather brilliant idea.
Instead of lodging a general complaint about usage-based billing I thought I’d make mine a bit more personal. Read on to see what I mean…
Last Name: Andrew
First Name: Currie
Company Name: Open attitude.
Web Site: http://openattitude.com
Company or Person Complained Against
Last Name: von Finckenstein
First Name: Konrad
Company Name: CRTC
Street Address: Central Building, 1 Promenade du Portage
Postal: J8X 4B1
Contact Phone Number: 819-997-3430
Fax Number: 819-994-0218
Web Site: http://www.crtc.gc.ca
Details of Your Complaint
Products and/or services supplied, product name and description:
Any request examined by the Competition Bureau must fall within the scope of the Acts it enforces. Please identify the Act that applies to your request:
Are you a victim?
If yes, what is your estimated loss (CDN$)?
Would be very interested in knowing the number of ex-Bell and Rogers executives who are currently involved in the CRTC, and also what purpose (if any) the commission serves for the rest of Canada.
… Note that as a Teksavvy cable Internet subscriber I’m not actually affected by UBB, yet. But since Rogers controls the “last mile” of my connection things could change for the worse in very short order.
UBB is bad news for all Canadians. Here’s a fairly exhaustive list of things you can do about it.