Cable & Telecom

Charge it on my Rogers card (er, phone)

TORONTO - Rogers Communications took another step closer to becoming a bank on Friday when it announced the Minister of Finance has issued Letters Patent, incorporating Rogers Bank, an initiative primarily focused on credit card services. Rogers made the application in September 2011. "Today's announcement is a significant milestone in our plan to issue a credit card," said David Robinson, vice-president, emerging business, Rogers. "The Rogers credit card program represents a new growth opportunity while giving customers an opportunity to accumulate value in a future Rogers loyalty program." That said, we wouldn’t expect a lot of actual cards to be...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.