After Net neutrality, now how about bank neutrality
If you have found yourself opening a salary account, have you wondered why you are forced to do so?
Most of us would have been avidly following the latest debate on Net neutrality. And some (like me) would also have signed the online petition supporting it and sent our responses to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on the discussion paper. Net neutrality is all about making sure that access to the Internet is non-discriminatory. We do not want to be guided—insidiously or otherwise—to make our choices, especially, if someone is profiting from it. Something similar has been happening in the banking domain for several years, but I haven’t heard anyone talk about it. Let me outline the phenomenon.