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Emergency Broadband Benefit

If you are struggling financially and are having trouble affording internet due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is now offering financial assistance to those who qualify. According to the latest informational update on the program:

The Federal Communications Commission has launched a temporary program to help families and households struggling to afford Internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Emergency Broadband Benefit provides a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers.

To learn more about program enrollment and eligibility requirements, please call 833-511-0311 or visit https://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit.