Save With the ACP: Who Is Eligible for Free Internet and How It Works

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“A temporary subsidy program called the Emergency Broadband Benefit was established in 2021 to help low-income families and those who’d lost income in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic. In 2022, the government replaced it with the Affordable Connectivity Program — one of several broadband-focused initiatives in the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill signed by President Joe Biden in November 2021. Like the EBB, the ACP aims to help households afford the internet connections they need to keep pace with a rapidly-changing world.”

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