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Fizz Launches New Plans with Intro Pricing, Beta Test Ends

Videotron’s Fizz has ended its beta test which lasted four months and was available in Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta and British Columbia, beyond Quebec. Today, Fizz said its beta test “was successful” and is now ready to expand the service to more Canadians in the coming months. The 100% digital service is now available to over...

Buy Fizz SIM Cards at Circle K, Ahead of Beta Pricing Deadline 

Videotron’s Fizz Mobile has started selling physical SIM cards at select Circle K and Couche-Tard locations ahead of the last day to activate on beta pricing. Fizz says you can buy SIM cards at Circle K convenience stores in B.C. and Alberta, while they are also available at Couche-Tard locations in Quebec. Fizz SIM cards...

Freedom Mobile Opens New Headquarters in Toronto

Quebecor’s Freedom Mobile has opened up new headquarters in Toronto, Ontario. The new office was officially announced on the one-year anniversary of Quebecor acquiring Freedom Mobile from Shaw, as part of the latter’s merger with Rogers. "Exactly one year after our acquisition for @FreedomMobile, this morning we inaugurated our brand new headquarters in Toronto at...

Freedom Mobile Prepaid Flash Sale: Get $29 in Credit

Quebecor’s Freedom Mobile has a prepaid flash sale right now, offering $29 in credit. Freedom says when customers activate on a prepaid plan $24/month or higher with Digital Discount, they will get a $29 credit on their third month of service. “That’s better than a free month!”, says Freedom Mobile. The following plans are eligible:...

Freedom Mobile Customer Loses $166,000 in SIM Swap Scam

SIM swap scams are probably the scariest thing that can happen to anyone, where fraudsters trick a wireless carrier into transferring a victim’s number to a SIM card they control, usually at a different wireless carrier. This allows unauthorized access to a victim’s entire life including control of bank accounts, for example. This is exactly...

Freedom Mobile Launches $45 Global Roaming Plan

Quebecor’s Freedom Mobile has launched a new Roam Beyond plan, priced at $45, but only if you subscribe for three months minimum. Want to change plans within that 3-month period? You'll need to pay $30 to do so. The $45 Roam Beyond plan includes 15GB of data to go with unlimited nationwide talk and text,...

Freedom Mobile Deal: $0 iPhone 15 with $60/60GB Can-US-Mex Plan

Quebecor’s Freedom Mobile is offering up a new iPhone 15 promo right now, which says you can “ditch your carrier and get iPhone 15 on us." Essentially, the 128GB iPhone 15 is $0 upfront and includes a $60/month Canada-USA-Mexico plan with 60GB data after Digital Discount and TradeUp. The plan includes talk, text and data...

Fizz Revamps Pricing and Introduces $34/50GB Plan

Videotron’s Fizz Mobile has adjusted its pricing for regular and beta users, iPhone in Canada has learned. Compared to pricing less than a month ago when Fizz expanded its beta to southern Ontario and also to more locations out west, we are seeing some prices decrease for the most part, while some have gone up...

Freedom Mobile Deal: $0 iPhone 15 with $60 CAN-US-MEX Plan

Quebecor’s Freedom Mobile has an offer for a $0 iPhone 15 with a $60/month Canada-US-Mexico calling plan. The iPhone 15 offer with this $65/60GB Canada-US-Mexico plan will get a $5/month credit for 24 months after Autopay, which takes the plan down to $60. For the iPhone 15, you pay $0 upfront and then have a...

Freedom Mobile Offers Limited $25/100GB CAN-US Plan in Ontario

Quebecor’s Freedom Mobile has a super limited $25 Canada-US with 100GB of 5G data after Digital Discount, normally priced at $50 per month—but only for six months. Now, this plan is limited in its availability as it’s a targeted offer for southeastern Ontario. “Special offer for you. Try Freedom and save. Get 100GB of data...

Rogers Urges CRTC to End Wholesale Internet Mandates

On Thursday, the fourth day of the CRTC’s public hearing on internet competition, Rogers argued for the phasing out of the current wholesale network access model, which allows smaller players to resell access. "The decisions you make in this proceeding will impact both the scale and pace of these capital expenditures and could jeopardize the...

Fizz Beta Launches in Southern Ontario, Expands Out West

Well, it looks like we jumped the gun on Videotron’s Fizz beta expansion, because as of today, February 15, 2024, the digital telecom has officially launched its beta in southern Ontario. Fizz said this launch in nearly 30 cities across southern Ontario is a first step in expanding into other markets in Canada. Beta testers...