Nelnet In The News

Allo offers free internet, other alterations for customers

Allo Communications said Monday that it will offer 60 days of free internet to new customers and institute a number of other policies to help reduce the financial burden on its customers.

Allo Communications may soon provide fiber services in Norfolk

The Norfolk City Council has approved a franchise agreement with ALLO Communications, allowing the company to operate and maintain a cable television system in the City of Norfolk.

ALLO Building

Allo blocking robocalls for phone customers

Allo uses a third-party database to determine which robocallers should be blocked and which should be allowed.

Nelnet revives effort to start its own bank

Nelnet has revived its plans to get into the banking business.

Nelnet to use portion of former Verizon Wireless call center

The former Verizon Wireless space along Interstate 80 in northwest Lincoln will once again be used as a call center.

Allo to give 75 Lincoln nonprofits free internet for 10 years

Allo Communications will give more than $2 million in free, high-speed internet to 75 local nonprofits for the next 10 years, the provider announced Thursday.

Nelnet names former Obama official to its board

The Lincoln-based company, Nelnet, said Preeta Bansal, who was general counsel and senior policy advisor for the White House Office of Budget and Management from 2009-11, has joined its board.

Nelnet acquires tuition payment company

Nelnet acquired Tuition Management Systems LLC, a payments subsidiary of Cognition Financial Corporation, based in Warwick, Rhode Island.

Nelnet Telegraph District 401 Building Balcony