Mint Mobile is a premier pre-paid mobile carrier that offers some of the best deals on cellular service. Mint Mobile MVNO isn’t just an ordinary pay-as-you-go company. Mint has a celebrity owner. Who owns Mint Mobile? Actor, screenwriter, direct, celebrity, and Mint Mobile master Ryan Reynolds.
Let’s dive into the question “who owns Mint Mobile?”
If you asked “who owns Mint Mobile” in 2016, we would have answered that Ultra Mobile, the parent company of Univision Communications. But things change.
In October 2019, Mint Mobile MVNO went off on its own, and who owns Mint Mobile soon changed, too.
So, who owns Mint Mobile, now?
In November 2019, Ryan Reyolds bought Mint Mobile. Why was this prepaid company a great investment through his eyes?
Reynolds acknowledges that it may seem a bit strange for a celebrity to own a prepaid wireless company, but Mint Mobile’s affordability, convenience, and coverage won him over.
And now there’s a major difference when it comes to Ultra Mobile vs. Mint Mobile. Ultra Mobile MVNO doesn’t have the star power or unbeatable prices Mint Mobile offers.
Who uses Mint Mobile?
When it comes to who owns Mint Mobile SIMs, Mint phones, and Mint plans, you can find people all over the United States on the Mint Mobile network. It’s not just celebrities that fall for the best of T-mobile’s subsidiaries. Anyone looking for reliable service at low prices will be satisfied with Mint Mobile.
Like Ultra Mobile, prepaid plans with Mint Mobile are affordable
Mint Mobile offers discounts when you purchase Mint Mobile MVNO’s pre-paid 3, 6, or 12-month plans.
What network does Mint Mobile use?
One question you may be wondering is “what towers does Mint Mobile?” Mint Mobile uses T-Mobile’s towers and networks.
Along with reliable service that uses the T-Mobile network, Mint Mobile SIMs are free with one of their plans.
Is ‘Mint Mobile Canada’ a thing?
Can Mint Mobile be used in Canada? Ryan Reynolds is Canadian, after all. So, you can use a Mint Mobile in Canada or to call Canada. Yes. In fact, calls on Mint Mobile to Mexico or Canada are now free! And outbound calls from on Mint Mobile Canada and Mexico are 6-cents per minute. Outbound texts on Mint Mobile from Mexico and Canada are 2-cents each.
What about Mint Mobile stores? There are none.
Why? Mint Mobile saves money by not paying for rent and other brick-and-mortar bills. They then pass savings onto their clients.
Mint Mobile’s site offers answers to a wide range of questions and access to Mint Mobile’s customer service via email or by phone.
Where is Mint Mobile going after leaving their Ultra Mobile parent company?
Mint Mobile MVNO leases the wireless capacity of T-Mobile’s towers and infrastructure, which means they will continue to offer ultra-low plans and prices. Like Ultra Mobile, we wouldn’t be surprised if they introduce family plans or an unlimited plan.
Now that Ryan Reynolds is part of Mint Mobile’s strategic planning, you may begin seeing Mint SIMs and Mint phones everywhere. And we anticipate a few more cameos of Mint phones and mentions on Ryan Reynold’s Instagram.
Who should own a Mint Mobile phone and plan?
Who owns Mint Mobile phones and plans? You can. Aside from Ryan Reynolds’ appeal, Mint cell phone plans are affordable, uncomplicated, and easy. You can sign up on the Mint Mobile site. Want to know more about Mint Mobile and if it’s worth it? Read our Mint Mobile review