Lifeline Program

Effective 12/1/21, Lifeline will be available for broadband internet service and in very limited areas for phone service, by order of the FCC. Please call or chat below with Customer Service for your options.

Lifeline is a federally-funded discount on broadband internet service or landline telephone service for qualified residents. Lifeline recipients will be automatically enrolled in the TAP program, which provides a $10 monthly credit, as required by Minnesota law and applicable Commission Orders.

  • Broadband internet service: $9.25 monthly credit
  • Phone service: $5.25 monthly credit
    Phone service includes unlimited local calls. Toll-Blocking at no charge. Long distance packages available.

Apply for Lifeline

FCC Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

We are participating in the temporary government program providing assistance in paying for internet service. Click here for more information.

Minnesota Telephone Assistance Plan

The Minnesota Telephone Assistance Plan (TAP) program is a state-funded monthly discount ($10 credit) on landline telephone service for qualified residents. Lifeline recipients will be automatically enrolled in the TAP program. Click here to apply.
 
Additional benefits are available to persons living on Tribal lands or reservations.
Click here for more information about telephone discounts.
 

Telephone Equipment Distribution Program

Click here for more information about telephone accessibility programs.