Effective today Rogers implemented their new “Government Regulatory Recovery Fee” that will see the dreaded monthly System Access Fee disappear.
As we notes earlier, the “The Government Regulatory Recovery Fee ranges from between $2.52 and $3.49 per line per month, depending on whether provincial 911 fees are applicable.” Also Rogers is throwing in some added value features for free: Call Forwarding ($3 value), WhoCalled ($3 value) and Call Manager ($5 value).
With this news, we’ve received an internal document from Bell that shows their position. It reads “Recently Rogers announced that as of October 5, 2009, they will be restructuring their current System Access Fee (SAF) and 911 fee(s) in favour of an alternative approach. (more…)