Verizon giving customers 15GB of free data amid pandemic

They will be doing several things to help eliminate customer worries
Posted at 6:34 AM, Mar 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-24 06:34:00-04

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. - Verizon Wireless is giving customers and small businesses extra data to help with staying connected to those most important during a time of recommended social distancing.

An extra 15 gigabytes of data to customers and small businesses will be given free of charge. This deal does apply to unlimited users and shared plans, according to the company.

Verizon says they will be doing the following to help eliminate customer worries:

  • Will waive overage charges and late fees to support customers who may be financially affected by the COVID-19 crisis
  • Announces two months waived internet and voice service charges for current Lifeline customers and new affordable internet option for low-income households
  • Adds 15GB of high speed data for wireless consumer and small business customers to be automatically applied with no customer action necessary
  • Verizon provides first responders with priority and preemption abilities for voice and data
  • Consumer and small business Fios and DSL broadband internet plans have no data caps

The company released more information on new internet options for low-income households and other deals. For that information, click here.