The FCC's Emergency Broadband Benefit
The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new temporary benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classrooms, and so much more.
The EBB Consumer FAQ provides answers questions about eligibility requirements, how to apply, where to find participating providers in your state, information about discounted connected devices, and more.
EBB: What It Is & How It Works
FCC Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel gives an overview of the program.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the United States, scammers are using text-message campaigns and robocalls to prey on virus-related fears. The FCC has tips and resources to help consumers avoid attempts to steal money and personal info.