CenturyLink internet monthly recurring charge increase

If you’ve received a notice about an increase to your internet monthly recurring charge, you likely have questions. Please review the frequently asked questions below to learn more.

Why is my CenturyLink internet monthly recurring charge increasing?

We are committed to improving your experience by delivering advanced technologies and solutions with honest and personal service. As we continue to invest in our network, improve our services and adjust to current economic conditions, we must periodically make adjustments that affect customer rates.

How will I know if my CenturyLink internet monthly recurring charge will increase?

You will be notified at least 30 days in advance of the change by email if you prepay for your services (month-to-month basis) or by a bill message on your monthly printed or digital bill.

Will I see an increase in my CenturyLink internet monthly recurring charges if I have a current Price for Life promotion?

No, this increase does not apply if you currently have the Price for Life promotion.

Will I see an increase in my CenturyLink internet monthly recurring charge if I currently receive a Lifeline monthly discount?

Yes, this increase applies if you are currently enrolled in and receiving this discount; however, this discount will still be applied to the new monthly recurring charges.

When will the new CenturyLink internet monthly recurring charge appear on my bill?

The new monthly recurring charge will appear on your next monthly bill since the increase is effective 30 days following the notification of the increase.



Please read your individual notification message carefully for dates specific to your services.

What should I do if I have additional questions or want to make changes to my plan?

Here are a few options to consider.


  • Account review – Ensure you are getting the best value by having your account reviewed. Long-time customers are often eligible for a new promotion and in some cases, an upgraded internet speed. Chat with us to go over your options.

  • Assistance programs - CenturyLink participates in federal assistance programs for inncome-qualified households.

Assistance Programs

Income-qualifying households can get federal and state assistance with phone and internet service. Learn more about these programs.

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