Jhe Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program increased in value since the first day of October.
Now you can get $36 more compared to the pre-pandemic level. You can cash out $157 for food stamps in 2022.
The government submits SNAP Benefits on electronics debit cards. SNAP recipients use this money in more than 200,000 stores across the country.
However, not all products are eligible for your SNAP program.
What can you buy?
Here is a list of products that you can buy with your EBT card or with SNAP deposited money.
-Breads and cereals
-Fruits and vegetables
– Meat, fish and poultry
-Seeds and plants that produce food like tomato seeds
– bottled water and soft drinks
Things you can’t pay for with SNAP benefits?
-Beer, wine, spirits, cigarettes or tobacco
-Any non-food items, such as: pet food, soaps, paper products and household items
-Vitamins and medications
-The foods that will be consumed in the store
-Hot food or food already prepared
– Cleaning products, paper products and other household items
-Hygiene articles, cosmetics
What about baby food?
You can definitely use SNAP Benefits to buy baby food.
Formulas, cereals, juices and baby food in cans and jars qualify for EBT cards and food stamp deposits.
Do not buy hot foot with your SNAP benefits, I might changen the future.
Who is eligible?
– Gross income of up to 130% the federal poverty line.
– Starting with $12,880 for a one-person household
– The gross income for a family of four must be equal or less $34,452 annually, or $2,871 per month to qualify.
If your gross income is around the figures described, you can apply in your own statewho can be with your personal services Where social service center.
When will I receive my benefits on my EBT card?
If you have just been certified to receive SNAP Benefits, your benefits should be in your EBT account within 30 days from the date you submitted your application.
After qualifying for accelerated benefits because your income was very low, your benefits should be on the account in 7 days from the date of filing The app.
Contact your social worker to find out the exact day your benefits will be available.