Mobile Firms Are Overcharging

A study in the UK of Britain’s four wireless carriers has shown that the firms are overcharging for calls made between networks. The four companies charge “termination fees” for receiving calls from other networks, and have little incentive to lower these fees. The report found that the companies charge well above the cost for these cross network calls, and use the profits from them to subsidize other areas of their business.

Add Your Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Have a Techdirt Account? Sign in now. Want one? Register here

Comment Options:

Make this the or (get credits or sign in to see balance) what's this?

What's this?

Techdirt community members with Techdirt Credits can spotlight a comment as either the "First Word" or "Last Word" on a particular comment thread. Credits can be purchased at the Techdirt Insider Shop »

Follow Techdirt

Techdirt Daily Newsletter

Techdirt Deals
Techdirt Insider Discord
The latest chatter on the Techdirt Insider Discord channel...