Consumer Guide to TracFone Phone Unlocking Program
September 1, 2015 (Published)
Millions of consumers use pre-paid cellphones through TracFone and its brands. The company has...
Celebrating National Consumer Protection Week
March 2, 2015
This week, March 1-7, 2015, the FCC is celebrating National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW),...
Closing the Digital Divide in Rural America
November 20, 2014
High-speed Internet access has become fundamental to modern life, whether we’re on the job,...
Commission Continues Important Work of Providing Relief from the High Cost of Inmate Calling
July 18, 2014
On July 9, 2014 the FCC held a workshop to analyze the impact of, and discuss issues relating to,...
Webinar for State and Local Governments
March 27, 2014
The FCC's Office of Intergovernmental Affairs (IGA) is holding a special series of interactive web...
Providing Relief for the Families of Inmates From the High Cost of Staying in Touch
September 26, 2013
Today, the Commission released an Order that will provide meaningful relief to millions of...
Consumer Advisory Committee -- Announcement of Agenda, Date and Time of Next Meeting
July 3, 2013
PURPOSE AND FUNCTIONS OF THE COMMITTEE The Committee was established in November 2000 to make...
Setting the Right Incentives for Investment in Rural Broadband
May 16, 2013
Today, the Wireline Bureau is seeking comment on a number of issues relating to broadband funding...
Consumer Advisory Committee Meeting
April 23, 2013
Workshop: Bill Shock and Cramming
March 26, 2013
Bill shock is the sudden and unexpected appearance of overage charges on wireless bills. Cramming...