Net neutrality also referred to as the “open Internet” are rules set by the FCC that mandate Broadband service providers cannot block or deliberately slow speeds for internet services or apps, favor some internet traffic in exchange for consideration, or engage in other practices that harm internet openness.

As of late there has been much talk about net neutrality in the news and we want you to know where RCN stands on this important issue.

Unfettered Access

Unfettered Access

RCN agrees that consumers should have unfettered access to content on the internet.

No throttle

No throttle

RCN doesn't block or throttle consumer access to lawful internet content.



RCN doesn't resell consumers’ data to third parties.

We don’t offer pay for priority services

RCN doesn't engage in unlawful or anticompetitive discrimination against websites, streaming video services, and voice applications that may compete with traditional services we offer and we don't offer pay-for-priority services.

We invest in our network

RCN INVESTS in our network to give our customers the internet speed, capacity and services they want most.

RCN also understands how important personal privacy is to our customers and we are committed to maintaining our excellent record of protecting customer privacy. We adhere to a voluntary set of Internet service provider Privacy Principles that cover transparency, consumer choice, data security and data breach notification and are consistent with the Federal Trade Commission’s long-standing Privacy Policy framework.

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