Low income Illinois residents can sign up for discounted phone service through Illinois Telephone Corporation. The discounted price includes local and long distance service along with Call Waiting and Caller ID. Lifeline/Linkup Plans To qualify for one of Illinois Telephone Corporation’s discounted plans, you must be a recipient of at least one of the government […]
Global Connection does not offer free government phones or cell phones, but as a participant in the government Lifeline Program, they are able to offer discounted phone service. If you qualify you can receive discounts ranging from $10 to $13.50 per month depending on the laws in your participating state. Qualifying for Discounted Phone Service […]
Qualified residents living in Virginia may reduce their monthly phone bill by $9.25 per month by obtaining service through Buggs Island telephone Cooperative. BIT (Buggs Island Telephone) Communication participates in the federal Lifeline Program, which enables them to offer this discount. Qualification Criteria To qualify for the reduced phone bill you must receive one of […]
Alaska Communications offers Lifeline benefits to Alaskan residents. Residents who qualify can receive a wireless phone plus unlimited talk and texting for only $1.00 a month (plus fees and state taxes). Even with the fees and taxes, the monthly bill is significantly lower than non-Lifeline phone bills. Qualifying for Alaska Lifeline Services In order to […]
Delaware residents can take advantage of free cell phone services offered through Assurance Wireless and SafeLink Wireless. These free services are offered to low income individuals as a result of the Lifeline and Link-Up programs. SafeLink and Assurance offer free airtime in addition to the free cell phones. The amount of free airtime units vary […]
In addition to taking advantage of the free cell phone service provided by SafeLink Wireless and Assurance Wireless, New York residents who qualify can take advantage of discounted landline phone rates as a result of the Lifeline program. Through Xchange Telecom, low-income New York residents can reduce their monthly phone bill and offset their phone […]
Oregon does not have a free government phone program, but like a few other states, they offer discounts on phone installation and monthly plans. Oregon offers up to $13.50 discount off of the monthly home phone bill for those who qualify. Additionally, through Link-Up America participants can cut phone installation and connection charges in half […]
Unlike the other free government phone programs, California’s LifeLine Telephone Program does not offer free phones, cell phones or free phone service. Instead, they offer deeply discounted home phone service with no credit check, no deposit and no contract.