Heading to the USA this Canada Day? Scared of getting stuck with data roaming fees (like this $23,000 charge)? Well have no fear, as Vancouver-based Roam Mobility has a pretty sweet deal for new customers to celebrate Canada Day.
The company is giving away up to seven days of free talk, text and data (up to $27.95 in value) to new Roam Mobility customers. Here’s how to claim your free plan:
1. Buy your Roam SIM, phone, or hotspot online or at any one of our retail locations.
2. On July 1st, between 12 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Time), new customers can visit roammobility.com to activate their SIM and choose from any of our plans:
3. Plans can be scheduled to start any time between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014.
4. At checkout, enter coupon code CANADADAY and your 1, 3 or 7 day plan will be free.
Emir Aboulhosn, founder and Senior VP of Business Development for Roam Mobility says “We’re celebrating the ‘True North strong and free’ by keeping Canadians free from outrageous roaming fees.” He went on to add “Roam Mobility is the first network created by Canadians for Canadians, and we want everyone to know there’s a better way to stay connected when they cross the border.”
There’s no strings attached. Just enter in the coupon code during checkout and you’ll get up to seven days of free talk, text or data. All plans include unlimited talk and text (plus free calling back to Canada), free caller ID and voicemail, plus access to 4G networks across America (their network roams on T-Mobile).
Do note 14 and 30 day Talk+Text and Talk+Text+Data plans and 500MB, 2GB, and 5GB plans are excluded from the giveaway.
Now this is how you celebrate Canada Day with your fellow Canadians. Let us know if you’re going to jump on this!