Uncover the process of acquiring a free iPhone under the government's Lifeline Assistance program.
The Lifeline program provides low-income individuals with free or affordable telecommunications services.
Some Lifeline providers offer iPhones, but availability may vary. You might not get the latest model, but they ensure the phones are functional.
Eligibility is determined by participation in federal assistance programs or if your income is at or below 135% of the federal poverty guidelines
Research different Lifeline service providers. Find one that offers iPhones and best fits your needs.
Submit an application through your chosen service provider. You can apply online or in person.
After applying, await approval. This process may take a few weeks.
Once approved, your iPhone will be sent to you. It may not be the latest model, but it will serve your communication needs.
Now you can enjoy the perks of having an iPhone without the worry of high monthly costs, thanks to the Lifeline Assistance program.
To keep your service active, you need to recertify your eligibility each year. This ensures uninterrupted service.