$640 million goes toward DTV coupons

$640 million out of $787 billion stimulus package will go toward DTV coupons for the converter box that switches your signal from analog to digital.

There is a backlog of more than four million requests for the $40 coupons.

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration says it will take at least $168 million and several weeks to clear the list.

If you are still waiting on your coupon, it could take till mid-March before NTIA has everything in order.

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