Beaufort News

CenturyLink offers discounted Internet for low-income customers

CenturyLink plans to offer an Internet basics package in its Beaufort market to improve and promote broadband use among low-income clients.

The package starts at $9.95 per month, plus taxes and fees, to eligible consumers with annual incomes of less than $20,000. It provides access up to 1.5Mbps downstream capability.

Participation is determined by the criteria for the Lifeline Affordable Telephone Service.