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UFC-Que Choisir highlights dubious mobile contract marketing

Wednesday 28 September 2011 | 13:31 CET | News
French consumer rights group UFC-Que Choisir has released the results of its survey of mobile users on abusive sales of 24-month contracts by mobile operators. The group has called for contracts to be limited to 12 months under proposed changes to the consumer rights law under discussion in the Assembly on 28 September. UFC-Que Choisir asked consumers to share their experiences of operators trying to tempt them into renewing their contracts. Within ten days, ti received 450 statements highlighting dubious marketing techniques by operators, France Mobiles reports. With numerous calls and SMS,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bouygues Telecom / Orange Business France / SFR / Virgin Mobile
Countries: France
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