“ISPs create tangled Web of sneaky fees: Companies use hidden charges to generate revenue in competitive industry” is an excerpt Bob Sullivan has published from his new book Gotcha Capitalism. For example, in 2006, the government dropped the federal Universal Service Fund (FUSF) fee on DSL, which meant providers could now charge less, right? Verizon turned around and quickly replaced the FUSF with a new “Supplier Surcharge” fee. Sneaky sneaky.
- bills The Consumerist Guide To Understanding Your Charter Cable Bill
- the fios code The Consumerist Guide To Understanding Your Verizon FiOS Bill
- net neutrality From AT&T To Verizon: What The Web’s Biggest Players Told The FCC About Net Neutrality
- wheeler in the sky FCC Chairman: I’d Rather Give In To Verizon’s Definition Of Net Neutrality Than Fight
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