Minister Sousa Needs to Legislate a Best Interest Standard to Put Investors Interest First. Now.

PIAC asks, Can We Afford More Naval-Gazing? Enough is enough. In 2017, Canadians should be...

Internet Freedom Commentary: Why the CRTC’s zero-rating decision was the right thing to do

(This article originally appeared on Cartt.ca on May 4, 2017) MUCH INK ALREADY HAS been...

#UnitedAirlines: Why Canada Needs Air Passenger Protection Rules Today

Consumer protections for air travel passengers? What a crazy idea! This past week, U.S. air...

Switching Providers Isn’t All About Reasons: It’s Just Hard.

Written by: Alysia Lau, Legal Counsel at PIAC Recently, I took the plunge—I switched internet...

The Need Remains for a Financial Consumer Code

In 2014, PIAC submitted an analysis to Finance Canada calling for a comprehensive financial consumer...

“The Economist” concludes Canada has “most affordable” Internet– what is wrong with this picture?

The Economist’s Intelligence Unit released a study yesterday concluding that Canada, amongst the countries studied, has...

Next Steps on the Loyalty Points Story

During the last six months of 2016, there was much discussion about the plan by...

Popping the Hood: Car Stress Suggestions

Note: This post is for information purposed only and does not constitute legal advice. If...

An Update on Skinny Basic

On September 8th, PIAC was invited by the CRTC to represent consumers’ views at a...