The Chamber of Commerce has verified all residents who live at serviceable Spectrum locations and have school children (PK-12 or college-age) are eligible for free Spectrum Internet and WiFi for two months.
Stipulations: Parents or those at least 18 years of age must call and place the order; CANNOT be a current Spectrum customer
If you and your family meet the criteria above, call (844) 488-8398 and ask for new service and mention the Free Internet Offer for Students and Distance Learning.
On 3/24/2020, the US Senate approved a $2 trillion package with many provisions to assist families and businesses.
CLICK HERE to learn about the Senate CARES bill tax provisions.
CLICK HERE to learn about the Senate CARES bill unemployment provisions.
CLICK HERE to learn about the Senate CARES bill small business provisions.
CLICK HERE to learn about the Senate CARES bill distressed industries provisions.
CLICK HERE for a topline summary of the Senate CARES Act
CLICK HERE for Senate CARES act summary of small business impact.
CLICK HERE for Senate CARES act questions and answers.
Additionally, the US Department of Labor published new guidelines explaining paid sick leave and family and medical leave (FMLA) and the Families Fires Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), a new law that goes into effect April 1st and may apply to businesses in Columbus. Business owners, take note!
CLICK HERE for a FFCRA fact sheet for employees.
CLICK HERE for a FFCRA fact sheet for employers.
CLICK HERE for a FFCRA questions and answers document.