Target stores do accept EBT payments on applicable items. Food stamp, or EBT, acceptance may vary by store, so it is beneficial to check with the Target location before shopping to make sure the particular store accepts food stamps.Know More
Food stamps cannot be used to buy food items that are to be eaten in the store or to purchase hot meals in-store. As a general rule, food stamps may only be used to purchase certain items, including grocery items such as bread, dairy products, fruits, meat, vegetables and cereals. Food stamps may not be used on ready-made food products, depending on the regulations of the state. Food stamps may be used to purchase seeds that are planted to provide food for a family. Certain items, including pet food, household goods, cleaning supplies, paper products, tobacco and alcohol, cannot be purchased with food stamps.
If a purchase at Target or any other store includes products that may be purchased with food stamp benefits and others that are not eligible, the purchaser must be able to pay for the ineligible products in an alternate manner. Food stamp recipients who also receive EBT cash benefits may be able to use the cash benefits to purchase items that are ineligible for food stamps.Learn more about Social Services
To get food stamps, make sure you meet all the requirements and possess all the necessary documentation to qualify for public assistance, and apply at your local public assistance office. Wait for your benefit card to arrive through postal mail, and wait for your benefits to be loaded.Full Answer >
An application for food stamps, a common name for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, must be made through your local SNAP office. Each state has its own office, application form and eligibility requirements. As of November 2014, 41 states allow you to apply for food stamps online.Full Answer >
Residents of Georgia can apply for food stamps by contacting or visiting the nearest office of the Division of Family and Children Services or by completing the online food stamp application found on the COMPASS website. Applicants are required to complete an interview, provide documentation to prove eligibility and provide identification for each member of the household before benefits are issued. DFCS may take up to 30 days to approve the application.Full Answer >
To renew food stamps benefits, recipients need to complete the recertification form received in the mail and return it to the address listed on the form. The form is automatically sent approximately 45 days before benefits expire.Full Answer >