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Extended to Oct 6 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You & a Friend by Referring them to Public Mobile

The Refer-a-friend promotion has been extended to October 6, 2019 11:59 PM ET.

 

*This offer is online-only.

 

Hey Community,

 

From September 23th until September 30th, 2019, you and your friend can each get an extra $10 credit (on top of the regular Referral perks) when you refer them to Public Mobile and they activate online. Plus, for each referral, you will receive an entry into a lucky draw for a chance to win 1 of 3 pairs of Cineplex General Admission Tickets, so we can take you and a friend to catch a flick that you love.

 

You

Your friend

  • $1 off your payment every 30 days for as long as your friend stays with Public Mobile  
  • *New* Extra $10 one-time credit
  • $10 one-time credit
  • *New* Extra $10 one-time credit

 

 

Get the full scoop below.

 

Taking advantage of this promo is easy. Just follow these steps:

As a Public Mobile customer you need to:

  1. Be a good pal and refer a friend to Public Mobile.
  2. Tell your friend that they need to successfully activate online on a $25/mo plan or higher during the promotional period and include you as their referrer in order to be eligible for the promotion. Learn more about Referral Codes HERE
  3. The extra one-time $10 credit will be applied to your Self-Serve account within 72 hours of your friend’s online activation. In addition, you will continue to be eligible for the $1 referral credit off your monthly bill for as long as your friend stays with Public Mobile.

 

Your friend will need to:

  1. Purchase a Public Mobile SIM card. (Find a store)
  2. Activate a Public Mobile SIM card online on a $25/mo plan or higher at activate.publicmobile.ca.
  3. Enter your active Public Mobile referral code on the referral page during the activation process. The one-time $10 credit will be applied to their Self-Serve account within 72 hours of activation.

 

FAQs and terms and conditions are below. Happy referring!

 

-Public Mobile Community team

 

FAQ

Spoiler

 

  • Where do I find my referral code?

Visit this link to learn more about referral codes.


  • If I am referred and then I refer a friend or family member am I eligible for both sender and receiver rewards? 

Yes, you are. This means that you would receive one $10 credit for being referred. Then, after activating with Public Mobile, you are eligible to take part in this promotion as a referral sender and earn $10 Refer-a-Friend credits during the promotional period. Learn more here

  • As the referral receiver, am I eligible for the ongoing $10 Refer a Friend Reward credit, as well as this $10 Refer a Friend credit? 

Yes, these credits are stackable. You will receive a total of $20 via two $10 account credits.


  • When does this promotion end? 

This promotion will end September 30, 2019 11:59PM EST. Activations after this point will not be considered for the promotion.

Terms and Conditions

Referral sender (current Public Mobile customer)

  • All existing Refer a Friend eligibility requirements and rules apply. To learn more, visit publicmobile.ca/rewardrules.  
  • You and your referee have to accept these terms to participate in the program.
  • You can only refer individuals with whom you have a personal or family relationship to ensure compliance with Canada's anti-spam legislation.  
  • You can’t refer yourself or an existing Public Mobile customer.
  • TELUS team members, contractors, sales representatives acting on TELUS's behalf and associates at retail locations who receive special pricing are excluded from this promotion.

Referral receiver (your friend)

  • Must activate on a $25/mo plan or higher with Public Mobile.
  • You must input the referral information (referrer’s Public Mobile referral code) during your activation.
  • You and your referrer have to accept these terms to participate in the program.
  • After activating with Public Mobile, you are eligible to take part in this promotion as a referral sender.

OTHER

TELUS assumes no responsibility for lost, delayed, damaged or misdirected referrals or communications or for any failure of the website, for any problems or technical malfunction of any computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or referral to be received by TELUS on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to your (or any other person's) computer related to or resulting from this program. TELUS reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, cancel or suspend this program should a virus, bug or other cause beyond the reasonable control of TELUS, corrupt the security or proper administration of the program or for any other reason. Referrals are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, unintelligible, falsified, altered or tampered with or unlawful in any way. Referrals submitted by unauthorized means will be disqualified. In the event that it has been determined that a referral has been made in a manner not sanctioned by these terms, you and all of you referrals will be disqualified from this program and any referral credits that have been awarded will be deducted. You agree to abide by the terms of this program and the decisions of the TELUS team, which are final. This program is subject to all applicable laws and regulations.

TELUS may end the promotion or change any of the terms at any time, without notice and without obligation to award any promotion.

 

PRIVACY

Your privacy is important to TELUS. We have a long-standing policy of protecting the privacy of our customers in all of our business operations. Please visit telus.com/privacy for more information on the principles that govern the collection, use and disclosure of personal information. These principles reflect our continuing commitment to protecting our customers' privacy.

 Contest Rules

Spoiler

Public Mobile Refer-a-Friend Promotion Contest

CONTEST RULES

 

  1.       HOW TO ENTER & ELIGIBILITY 

No Purchase Necessary.  To enter entrants must refer a friend onto the Public Mobile network during the promotion period of September 23 to September 30, 2019 at 11:59 pm ET. One entry per referral. An entry is defined as the successful activation of a newly referred customer. No other form of participation is accepted.  In the event of a dispute on the entrant identity, the person who is the holder of the email address specified on the online form will be deemed to be the entrant.

 

Contest runs September 23 to September 30, 2019 at 11:59pm ET.

 

To be eligible, an entrant must be an existing Public Mobile customer and entry must be received on or before end of contest closing date and time. Entrants must be a Canadian resident who are 13 years of age or older and must be a member of the Public Mobile online Community. Contest not open to employees of TELUS Corporation, its affiliated companies or subsidiaries, its sales agents, its advertising and promotional agencies, and members with whom they are domiciled.  By accepting these Contest Rules, entrants agree that any and all liability related to this contest by TELUS is limited to the value of the Prize(s) as defined hereinafter.

 

  1.     THE PRIZE

There will be three (3) prizes awarded.  Each winner will receive the following prize:

 

         Two (2) Cineplex General Admission Tickets (Retail Value $8.75)

 

Prize(s) must be accepted as awarded and with no substitutions, is/are not transferable unless set out in the Contest Rules and cannot be exchanged with Public Mobile or cash. Public Mobile reserves the right to substitute the Prize with a Prize of equivalent value if such prize becomes unavailable for any reason.  The chances of winning are dependent upon the total number of eligible entries received.

 

  1.     THE DRAW

A random draw for all Prizes will take place at the Public Mobile office located at 25 York Street, Toronto, Ontario on or about October 1 at 12:00PM ET by a TELUS representative. Selected entrants will be notified on the Public Mobile Community. If the selected entrant cannot be reached within two (2) business days, or if the selected entrant does not meet any of the contest requirements, another entrant will be selected from the remaining eligible entries.

In order to win, the selected entrant must correctly answer unaided a mathematical skill-testing question and will be required to sign a standard release form.  If the selected entrant is under the age of majority in his/her province of residence, his/her parent or legal guardian must read and accept these Contest Rules.  Failure to answer the skill-testing question correctly, comply with the Contest Rules or sign and return the release form within two (2) days of receipt will result in disqualification and another entry will be selected until the Prize is awarded. Prize will be delivered to a Canadian address of the winner’s choice within (7) business days after prize has been awarded.

 

  1.     PRIVACY

By entering the contest, entrants consent to the use of their names, city of residence, photograph, voice and/or image for publicity purposes in all media used by Public Mobile, without payment or compensation.  Entrants agree to TELUS’ use of the entrants’ personal information that may include contacting you regarding limited time offers, promotional offers and/or surveys. Full details are as described in Public Mobiles’ privacy policy located at publicmobile.ca/termsofservice.

 

  1.     QUEBEC RESIDENTS

Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a Prize may be submitted to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.

 

  1.     OTHER

All entries become the property of Public Mobile. Public Mobile assumes no responsibility for lost, damaged or misdirected entries during the contest period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software and failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by Public Mobile on account of technical problems, traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or failure of handset or mobile web browser. Public Mobile reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, cancel or suspend this contest without prior notice. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are mechanically reproduced, forged, falsified, altered, tampered with, not in accordance with Community standards or unlawful in any way. Entries submitted by unauthorized means will be disqualified. In the event that it has been determined that an entry has been made in an manner not sanctioned by these rules and/or an entrant has submitted more than the number of entries permitted by these rules, the entrant and all of his/her entries will be disqualified.  Entrants agree to abide by the contest rules and the decisions of the contest judges, which are final. This contest is subject to all applicable laws and regulations.

 

Mayor / Maire

Re: From Sep 23-30 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You and Your Friend by Referring them to Public Mob

 @Alan_K 

The new customer gets 10 AND 10? Total $20? That's a new twist.

 

Who are the fortunate employees who get to take a customer and a friend out to the movies? Will you be one of them? That would be fun. Smiley Happy

Model Citizen / Citoyen Modèle

Re: From Sep 23-30 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You and Your Friend by Referring them to Public Mob

Great news

Thank you

Mayor / Maire

Re: From Sep 23-30 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You and Your Friend by Referring them to Public Mob

A little different than the $25 + $25 bonus I am used to seeing but hey, its a nice something on top of the regular bonus. Thanks PM

Public Mobile

Re: From Sep 23-30 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You and Your Friend by Referring them to Public Mob


@z10user4 wrote:

 @Alan_K 

The new customer gets 10 AND 10? Total $20? That's a new twist.

 

Who are the fortunate employees who get to take a customer and a friend out to the movies? Will you be one of them? That would be fun. Smiley Happy


Well we don't want to third wheel here so I should clarify the "We take you out" part means we will send you Cineplex tickets Smiley LOL

Mayor / Maire

Re: From Sep 23-30 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You and Your Friend by Referring them to Public Mob

What happened to those referrals activated a $10  plan before this announcement based on the info on subscriber's overview page?

Mayor / Maire

Re: From Sep 23-30 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You and Your Friend by Referring them to Public Mob


@popping wrote:

What happened to those referrals activated a $10  plan before this announcement based on the info on subscriber's overview page?


Or $15. Good question. Easy enough to kinda honour when they look at activations with referrals from this morning I suppose.

 @Alan_K 

Re: From Sep 23-30 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You and Your Friend by Referring them to Public Mob


@z10user4 wrote:

 @Alan_K 

The new customer gets 10 AND 10? Total $20? That's a new twist.

 

Who are the fortunate employees who get to take a customer and a friend out to the movies? Will you be one of them? That would be fun. Smiley Happy


Yes, it's confirmed that the new customer who is referered gets $20.

Public Mobile

Re: From Sep 23-30 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You and Your Friend by Referring them to Public Mob


@popping wrote:

What happened to those referrals activated a $10  plan before this announcement based on the info on subscriber's overview page?


The promo is not limited to this Community post, anything Sep 23-30 ET is eligible and will be accounted for within 72 hours.

Re: From Sep 23-30 - Get an extra $10 Credit for You and Your Friend by Referring them to Public Mob


@Alan_K wrote:

@popping wrote:

What happened to those referrals activated a $10  plan before this announcement based on the info on subscriber's overview page?


The promo is not limited to this Community post, anything Sep 23-30 ET is eligible and will be accounted for within 72 hours.


I think that @popping might be asking about in-store activations and about $10 and $15 plan activations.  This morning, the self serve pages did not specify any conditions.