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Posted on: August 4, 2021

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

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Many households are struggling to afford internet service during the pandemic. But the federal Emergency Broadband Benefit Program provides:
• $50 a month for internet services
• $100 discount for a laptop, computer or tablet bought through a participating provider


Some people who may get the discount:

• Have income at or below 135% of federal poverty guidelines

• Recives Lifeline benefits through SNAP, Medicaid, Supplemental Security Income, Federal Public Housing Assistance, or Veterans and Survivors Pension Benefit

• Lost a job or significant amount of income since February 29, 2020

Trouble paying for your Internet? You may be able
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