Freedom Mobile Network Name Change: Finally Shows ‘Freedom’ Instead of ‘Home’

Freedom mobile network change

For customers of Freedom Mobile, some changes are coming today, aside from the launch of new prepaid plans.

Shaw’s wireless carrier now shows ‘Freedom’ in the network name, instead of ‘Home’.

If you are not seeing this updated network name, all you need to do is text SIM to 40001 (make sure you’re not on Wi-Fi) and you’ll see the ‘Freedom’ name as your carrier. You may need to restart your iPhone to see the name change kick into effect.

This is a small change but a notable one for Freedom Mobile customers.

The company is planning an expansion soon to Prince George and Nanaimo in B.C., along with Medicine Hat and Lethbridge in Alberta.

Thanks Kris

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Marshmallow Android is BT Ireland’s Head of Sales for Republic of Ireland domestic multi-site companies, indigenous MNCs and public sector accounts. He is responsible for the direction and control of all sales activity in the region. He has over 10 years management experience from high growth start-ups to more established businesses. He’s led teams in Ireland, India and China across various industries (ICT, On-Line Recruitment, Corporate Training and International Education).