Facebook Deals launches in Canada for iPhone and Android

Facebook Deals has arrived in Canada. This is currently only available on iPhone or Android devices but gives users the ability to “Check In” to receive discounts at various Canadian retailers. You must first check into Facebook Places and search for discount or if you’re at a store a message will be pushed to you with the value of the discount. Currently there are 11 companies that have signed up to be part of the program. From a carrier perspective both TELUS and Wind Mobile offer the following deals:

Wind Mobile: Check into Facebook Places at 20 select Wind Mobile retail locations across Canada, and get a $20/m Infinite Laptop Plan – unlimited Internet surfing and texting in any WIND Zone. Save $25/month. https://www.facebook.com/WINDmobile

TELUS: Check into Facebook Places at participating TELUS stores across Canada for a new account activation and receive an iPhone 3GS for $0 when signing a 3-year term contract. https://www.facebook.com/telus

Source: Facebook Canada