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No credit check. No term agreement. No deposit. Wifi modem included.

50per month internet plan
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
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You might qualify for up to $30 off your monthly bill

Benefits from the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) can now be applied to your StraightUp Internet plan. That means after paying $50 for the first month you'll pay just $20 for your internet. Enter your address below to see if your household is eligible.

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Internet the way it should be

  • $50 means $50

    Just pay your bill each month, and we'll guarantee the same price for 3 years.

  • Wifi modem & self-installation included

    Get a wifi modem that's yours to keep—we'll send you everything you need for easy setup.

  • Surf and stream on 5-7 devices

    With up to 100 Mbps download speeds, you can stream on multiple devices.

  • Convenience for everyone

    Flexible month-to-month service allows you to come and go as you please.

  • Stay connected on the go

    Whether you're traveling or out of town on vacation, all internet customers have access to over 4 million wifi hotspots to help keep you connected to what you love.

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$50 all in, no surprises

No term agreement

No credit checks

No deposit

No hidden fees

Modem included

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StraightUp Internet

Up to 100 Mbps
Wifi modem
No term agreement
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Prepaid Internet FAQ

  • What is Prepaid Internet?

    Prepaid internet is where you pay for the internet service before you use it. With StraightUp Internet, you prepay for 1 month at a time - $50 flat fee – and a modem and taxes are included. Prepaid internet is similar to prepaid calling cards or cell phones. With StraightUp Internet, you get 1.25 TB of data each month.
  • What does Powered by Cox mean?

    We're powered by Cox, meaning your internet is backed by a connection you trust, while still getting a consistent price with absolutely no strings attached. Pretty smart, right?
  • What do you mean by "no strings attached?" Am I really able to not commit to a long-term contract to purchase this internet?

    That's right! With StraightUp prepaid internet you can purchase internet on a monthly basis, without having to commit to a minimum term agreement. You can choose to renew each month, or not — up to you! Because we're flexible like that. Use of our StraightUp Internet service is subject to terms of service.
  • How fast is the internet? How many devices can I use at once?

    StraightUp Internet provides up to 100 Mbps download speed - that's enough to have multiple devices streaming at the same time.
  • Do I need to purchase my own modem or will Cox provide it?

    The modem is included! We will provide a refurbished dual-band wifi Modem with your StraightUp Internet purchase.
  • How do I add another month of service?

    Easily enjoy pay-as-you-go internet service. Log into My Account on to add another month.
  • What if I want to automatically renew my internet each month — can I do that?

    Yes! Log into My Account on and signup for EasyPay.
  • Does StraightUp Internet include prepaid wifi?

    Yes, your service includes a dual-band wifi modem, so you can get reliable wifi around your home.

Initial $50 prepaid monthly service fee includes one-time equipment Starter Kit. Monthly $50 prepaid service fee includes all taxes and fees. STARTER KIT MAY INCLUDE REFURBISHED WIRELESS GATEWAY. Limited warranty applies to equipment. Pricing subject to change; additional or extra equipment fees not included and are extra. Includes Cox standard data allowance, for current cap see "No term agreement" means no minimum term period requirement and no early termination fees. Services subject to Cox StraightUp Internet Customer Agreement (including arbitration provisions), Acceptable Use Policy (including Cox's right to terminate service for abuse of network), and other policies. Limited to download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps. Actual speeds vary and are not guaranteed. Cox 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee does not apply to Cox StraightUp Internet service or Starter Kits. Prepaid service not subject to refunds. Some restrictions may apply.

Price lock applies for 36 months; after 36 months, or if customer pauses service for more than 30 days or cancels service, then-current regular rates will apply.

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