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Thursday, November 26, 2015
The CRTC is looking at basic telecom services and whether the internet is essential for all Canadians.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
If you stream the music but the data doesn’t exist, did you really listen to Adele’s new album? Or is your telecom provider unjustly discriminating against the rest of the net?
Thursday, November 26, 2015
Unregulated financial services can create confusion and uncertainty amongst consumers
Thursday, November 26, 2015
The Ontario Government is taking another look at the payday loan industry and PIAC wants to see more responsible lending to consumers nationwide
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
PIAC appeared before the CRTC to discuss the structure and mandate of the Commissioner for Complaints for Telecommunications Services (CCTS).
Monday, November 2, 2015
PIAC will appear before the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to discuss the structure and mandate of the Commissioner for Complaints for Telecommunications Services (CCTS) on November 2, 2015.
Friday, October 30, 2015
PIAC noted passage of legislation in the province of Ontario to reinforce the rights of citizens to speak out on matters of public interest.
Thursday, October 8, 2015
The Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) Annual Dinner Presents: Featured Speaker Daniel Therrien Privacy Commissioner of Canada Friday November 27, 2015 at 6:00 PM National Arts Centre, Fountain Room, Ottawa
Friday, September 25, 2015
PIAC submits its views to the Ontario Expert Committee to Consider Financial Advisory and Financial Planning Policy Alternatives. The Expert Committee was appointed by the Ontario Minister of Finance to provide advice and recommendations to the Ontario government regarding whether and to what extent financial planning and the giving of financial advice should be regulated in Ontario.
Keep up to date with current issues that may concern you
The Battle for Pick-and-Pay and “Skinny” Basic Finally Won
It’s been a long road for PIAC and other consumer interest groups, but were pleased to work, for years, to achieve affordability and choice to broadcasting services for Canadians. Click here to read more.

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