LIHU‘E – Charter announced it is expanding the eligibility for its 60-day free offer for Spectrum broadband Internet and WiFi access to include educators who do not already have a Spectrum account.
Educators, who live in a Spectrum market and do not currently have broadband, should contact Spectrum at 1-844-488-8395 to sign up. A free self-installation kit will be provided to new student and educator households.
Now more than ever, Americans rely on high speed broadband in nearly every aspect of their lives and Charter is committed to ensuring our more than 29 million customers maintain reliable access to the online resources and information they want and need.
To ease the strain, on March 16 Charter committed to the following for 60 days:
• Charter is offering free Spectrum Internet and WiFi access for 60 days to households with K-12 and/or college students, and now educators, who do not already have a Spectrum Internet subscription
• Charter continues to offer Spectrum Internet Assist, a high speed broadband program available to eligible low-income households that delivers speeds of 30 Mbps
• Charter has opened its WiFi hotspots across our footprint for public use
• Spectrum does not have data caps or hidden fees
Spectrum will not terminate service for residential or small business customers who face difficult economic circumstances related to the COVID-19 pandemic
Similarly, Charter will not charge late fees for those customers facing difficult economic circumstances related to the pandemic
Spectrum News has opened its websites to ensure people have access to news and information
Source: The Garden Island