Cheap International Calls
Cheap Mobile Deals
Cheap Broadband Deals
CLICK FOR CHEAP INTERNATIONAL CALLS ABROAD
****** Need Help? Customer Service Helpline is: 01782 258 843 open Mon-Fri 9.30 to 5pm ********
Calls are charged from time of connection to the service at the indicated rate from a BT line. BT apply a 13.87 pence call set-up fee for each call made. Other network operators charges may vary. Please obtain bill payer's permission before making the call. We work with a number of service providers who provide the best rates and whose details are listed next to the numbers.

Mobile Clearance Deals
 
Cheap International Calls
Calling from UK
Calling from Abroad
Calling from a Computer

YouTube - Watch the SkintTariffs Funny Video

Ofcom targets hidden phone charges

Ofcom targets hidden phone chargesNews brought to you by Skint Tariffs, providers of price comparison for cheap international calls.

Telephone companies will no longer be able to make unfair hidden charges to their customers, under propositions from communications watchdog Ofcom.

The regulator said that while headline prices may have dropped significantly, fixed-line, mobile, broadband, and pay-TV providers were finding other ways of extracting money from consumers.

According to Ofcom, many consumers pay additional fees which are buried in "complicated contract terms".

Under the proposals, providers of the telecoms services would have to make their contractual terms clearer and easier to understand.

The plans could also set limits on the charges which providers can levy.

It said that providers should be "clear and up front" and that charges "should only reflect the direct costs providers incur".

Ofcom's chief executive, Ed Richards, said: "Consumers are benefiting from greater competition and lower prices. But for consumers to get an all round fair deal they need to know the full costs of the services they are buying.

"Our proposals will encourage companies to be open and straightforward about additional charges where they feel it is necessary to include them."


ADNFCR-1494-ID-18498379-ADNFCR

Related Articles

Cheap rate to Pakistan just announced at 1.5p
08/06/2012

Crazy YouTube Video Still Getting Hits
21/10/2010

Combat the Cuts: Skinttariffs Saving You Money
21/10/2010

Help With International Calls
21/10/2010

Cheap International Calls From Mobiles Now Easier Than Ever
21/10/2010

Related Categories

Cheap international calls news

Other Categories

Cheap broadband deals news

Cheap mobile deals news

Cheap travel calls news

Money saving tips for cheap international calls

Other cheap mobile deals news

Recycling phones news


More news on cheap broadband, cheap calls and cheap SMS deals.

Join our Mailing List

Your interests

Latest Offers!

Sell Your Mobile For 's

Sell Your Mobile Phone For Cash

Get 5 Free Calling Credit

International Instant Top up free credit


Free content for your website - free country rate lookup tool

Creative Commons License
This work is licenced under a Creative Commons Licence.
     Copyright 2012 skinttariffs ltd ©      site by jellifish.co.uk