Alabama EBT Discounts and Perks 2019

Here is an announcement that will make every Alabama EBT cardholder happy. Your food stamps or cash benefits card gives you access to some exciting perks and discounts. In this post, we are going to list all the Alabama EBT discount you are eligible for.

What we have found from our research is that most EBT cardholders are not aware that their card gives them access to more than just the ability to purchase eligible food at approved locations.

Your EBT card comes with amazing discounts, perks, and free stuff. All you have to do to take advantage of these benefits is to present your EBT card at the participating merchants that are listed below.

One of the biggest discounts you can get with your EBT card is 50% off Amazon Prime membership. As you probably know, there are many great benefits that come with Amazon Prime membership that makes it a must-have. This includes:

  • 1-Day and Same-Day Shipping
  • Prime Membership Sharing
  • Unlimited Photo Storage (Amazon Photos)
  • Ad-Free Video Streaming (Prime Video)
  • Ad-Free Music Streaming (Prime Music)
  • Free Twitch Subscription (Twitch Prime)
  • Flat-Fee Grocery Deliveries (Prime Pantry)
  • Kindle Ebook Rentals (Lending Library)

Furthermore, You also may qualify for free or discounted cell phone or home phone plans under the Federal lifeline program as described in details below.

In addition, there are also discounted home internet services for those who qualify.

Also, your Alabama EBT Card gives you discounted or FREE access to museums and other great family-friendly places in the state of Alabama.

In this post, we are going to share all the exciting Alabama EBT discounts, perks, and free stuff available to cardholders.
"Alabama EBT Discounts"

National EBT Discounts:

Below are the discounts that are available to all EBT Cardholders across the United States, that can also be redeemed by Alabama EBT Card Holders.

Amazon Prime EBT Discount

If you have an Alabama EBT Card, you can now sign up for Amazon Prime EBT Discount and get all the great benefits that come with Prime membership, at a fraction of the cost.

The regular Amazon Prime membership is $12.99 a month. However, if you have an EBT Card, you can get Prime Membership for $5.99. That’s over 50% off the regular price.

Given that Amazon is part of the USDA pilot of vendors approved to accept food stamps online for delivery, prime membership allows you to order groceries through Amazon Pantry in certain parts of the country.

Sign up for Amazon Prime EBT Discount

If you are not sure if the Amazon Prime EBT Discount is worth it, here is a summary of the what you get with your Amazon Prime membership:

FREE, Fast Delivery on Millions of Items

With Amazon Prime membership, you get fast, free shipping on over 50 million eligible items on Amazon.com. They have also rolled out a program recently that allows people who live in certain metropolitan areas to get FREE Same-Day Delivery on over a million items and FREE 2-hour delivery with Prime Now on daily essentials and groceries.

Instantly Stream TV Shows and Movies

One of the most popular features is the instant streaming of TV Shows and Movies. Your Prime membership includes instant access to thousands of movies and TV shows at no additional cost. You can stream all these on select Smart TVs, Roku, Xbox, Amazon Fire TV, iPhones, tablets, and Android devices.

Other Benefits of Amazon Prime

  • Buy groceries online with your EBT Card through Amazon Pantry for delivery (in states where this is available)
  • Over two million songs. Thousands of playlists and stations (On-demand, ad-free music streaming)
  • Books, Magazines & More (Unlimited reading on any device)
  • Original audio series from Audible (Unlimited listening to original audio series)
  • Twitch Prime (Get free game content every month, exclusive discounts, plus loads more)
  • All your photos, together at last (Free unlimited photo storage)

Alabama EBT Discounts:

Lifeline Program

If you are currently on Food Stamps/EBT Cardholder, and your income is below a certain level, you may qualify for FREE or low-cost home or cell phone service for you or a member of your family through the Federal Lifeline Program, which serves nearly 13 million Americans.

The Lifeline program helps to lower the monthly cost of phone and internet service. Eligible customers will get at least $9.25 toward their monthly bill. You can only use Lifeline for either phone or internet service, but not both.

Discounted Cell Phone Services

Below is a list of cell phone providers that participate in the Lifeline program in the state of Alabama.

Company NamePhone
Assurance Wireless888-898-4888
Pine Belt Cellular888-810-4638
Go-Tel, LLC678-389-6024
Access Wireless866-594-3644
AT&T Mobility800-377-9450
Southern Linc800-818-5462
C Spire Wireless855-277-4735
Safelink Wireless800-723-3546
T-Wire Corporation844-894-7326

Discounted Home Phone Services

Below is a list of home phone providers that participate in the Lifeline program in the state of Alabama.

Company NamePhone
Hayneville Telephone Company877-870-9445
TEC – Cherokee Division800-832-2515
Consolidated Communications844-968-7224
TEC – Roanoke Division800-832-2515
CenturyLink800-407-5411
TeleCircuit877-835-3247
TDS Telecom/Butler Telephone Company, Inc.888-225-5837
Blountsville Telephone Company877-256-8684
Pine Belt Telephone Company888-810-4638
Graceba Total Communications855-496-9929
Moundville Telephone Co.205-371-9011
Millry Communications888-227-5710
MonCre Telephone Cooperative334-562-3242
New Hope Telephone Cooperative540-363-5277
Windstream Communications800-347-1991
Union Springs Telephone Company334-738-4400
Farmers Telecommunications Cooperative256-638-2144
AT&T855-301-0355
Frontier Communications800-921-8101
TDS Telecom/Peoples Telephone Company, Inc.888-225-5837
Ragland Telephone Company866-921-1036
TDS Telecom/Oakman Telephone Company888-225-5837
Otelco Telephone877-256-8684
Brindlee Mountain Telephone Company877-256-8684
Global Connection of America877-511-3009
Premier Connection877-870-9458
Castleberry Telephone Company251-966-2110

Internet Service

Your EBT card may qualify you for discounted home internet service under the Federal Lifeline program for low-income families and individuals. The program currently provides $9.25 a month per household toward phone or internet service.

Discounted Museums Admission

As an EBT cardholder in Alabama, you also get discounted or FREE access to museums and other great family-friendly places. We have compiled the list below for your convenience.

The Alabama Museums listed below all offer individual admission fees ranging from FREE to $3.00 to individuals and families who have an Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card, and a valid form of photo ID.

The offer covers up to four individuals per EBT card, which means that if you have a family of 4, you can use your Alabama EBT card to get the special discounted rate or the free admission for all four members.

These rates are available during all normal operating hours. We advise that you call the museum first before you go – so that you can find out what their special rate is for EBT Cardholders (whether it’s free admission or $3).

Here is the list of participating Museums:

There are currently no Museums in Alabama participating in the Museum for all program. We will update our list as museums are added. 

We hope you found our list of Alabama EBT discounts helpful. If you have any comments, suggestions for other perks or EBT discounts to add, please tell us in the comments section below or contact us.

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