Ofcom launches review into mid-contract price rises
Ofcom has launched a review into whether mid-contract price rises by telcos give customers sufficient certainty about their finances.
The cost-of-living crisis has made budgeting more important than ever as households feel the squeeze and many get pushed into financial difficulties.
In the UK, telcos are free to include a clause in their agreements that allow for inflation-linked price rises mid-contract. Some providers guarantee not to increase their prices mid-contract...