Starting May 12, 2021, Plains Internet will able to offer eligible families a monthly service discount of up to $50 thanks to the Federal Communications Commission’s Affordable Connectivity Program.
The COVID-19 pandemic has shown the need for reliable internet service, but affordability for some families is a problem. Because of this, the FCC created Affordable Connectivity Program to help qualifying households afford their internet.
Eligible households can apply for $50 per month towards broadband service. The FCC is also offering a one-time credit of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers.
In order to qualify for Affordable Connectivity Program families must meet one of the following:
The Affordable Connectivity Program is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.
If you believe you qualify for benefits, you can enroll in monthly discounts starting Jan 1, 2022. To apply, go to https://acp.plainsinternet.com. If you qualify, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to make sure you receive your credit.