Do you know who qualifies for Lifeline and ACP programs? Check it out in this category.
The government’s Lifeline and Affordable Connectivity Program provides support to low-income households to assist cover the cost of internet connection. Families that meet specific income requirements will qualify for this program. It can help them save money on a monthly basis. There are some requirements for people who want to meet Lifeline and ACP eligibility.
Generally, you will qualify for a free government smartphone if you participate in any of the following federal benefit programs:
In addition, if you are trying to qualify on your low income, it must be at or below 135% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. For instance, if you and your spouse live in Hawaii and have six kids, your household income must be less than $48,210 per year to qualify for a free phone.