PSE&G is temporarily suspending shut-offs of electric or gas service to residential customers for non-payment, effective immediately. Customers should contact PSE&G by calling 1-800-357-2262 to enter into a deferred payment arrangement. For more information visit: https://nj.pseg.com/newsroom/newsrelease138
For the next 60 days, Verizon will waive late fees that any residential or small business customers incur because of their economic circumstances related to the coronavirus. In addition, the company will not terminate service to any residential or small business customers because of their inability to pay their bills due to disruptions caused by the coronavirus. For more information visit: https://www.verizon.com/about/news/verizon-help-customers-and-small-businesses
Comcast is offering 2 months of free internet to low-income customers. To sign up for this service, visit https://www.internetessentials.com/ or call 1-855-846-8376 (For English speakers) and 1-855-765-6995 (Para español)
Free COVID-19 testing and testing-related services for those enrolled in the following healthcare programs: the state’s individual, small and large group markets; the State Health Benefits and School Employee Health Benefits Plans; NJ FamilyCare; and the uninsured population eligible for Charity Care. The waiver includes: emergency room, urgent care,and office visits related to Coronavirus testing. For more information, visit https://www.nj.gov/governor/news/news/562020/20200310a.shtml
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is offering the College Student Travel Assistance in response to the closing of colleges and universities due to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns. It is reducing the minimum age and waiving young renter fees for rentals through May 31, 2020. For more information visit: https://www.enterprise.com/en/car-rental/deals/young-driver.html
New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) will give automatic two-month extensions to any residents who need to renew their driver's licenses, vehicle registration or vehicle inspection by May 31. This is meant to reduce the number of individuals visiting the MVC. The motor vehicle commission encourages customers who are eligible to conduct online transactions, including license renewals, vehicle registrations and change of address, to do so by visiting https://www.state.nj.us/mvc/.