SNAP Cost-of-Living Increase for 2021-2022

Food Stamps Cost-of-Living Increase

If you are currently receiving food stamp benefits in your state, you may be aware that there is a yearly increase to SNAP benefits each year. This increase, also known as a cost-of-living increase effects the food stamps eligibility requirements and monthly benefits amounts. In this article, we will cover all the changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) happening for fiscal year 2022. This includes the changes to the SNAP Income Limit Requirements, as well as the Maximum SNAP Allotment Benefit Amount. In this article, we will cover: Annual Cost of Living Increase for 2021-2022 25% Increase to […]

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Millions of Americans Approved for Food Stamps due to Coronavirus

"Emergency food stamps due to Coronavirus"

Last updated on 3/31/20 As you may be aware, Trump signs the historic $2 trillion stimulus bill after Congress passes it on March 27. The legislation stands as the largest emergency aid package in US history. The bill provides over $100 billion to expanded existing aid programs, including the expansions of Medicaid and food stamps. In this post, we will explain the disaster food stamps process (DSNAP) and how you can get emergency food stamps due to Coronavirus in your state. We will also provide an update on additional benefits existing food stamps recipients are going to receive, including rules […]

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Trump Cuts Food Stamps: How it Effects Your Benefits

TRUMP Makes Big Cuts to Food Stamps

There are cuts coming for food stamp recipients – thanks to the Trump Administration. If you are an able-bodied adult without children (ABAWD) and currently receiving food stamp benefits, you may lose them. In fact, nearly 700,000 Americans are at risk of losing their food stamp benefits. In this article, we will go over everything you need to know about all the changes coming to the Food Stamps Program, including: What is the new Food Stamps rule? Who is at risk for being cut from Food Stamps? When do the Food Stamp cuts go into affect? Why did they pass […]

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Millions could lose food stamps under new work requirement

"New Food Stamps Rules"

Having failed to expand work requirements for millions of Americans who receive food stamps (SNAP) through the 2018 farm bill, the Trump administration is moving ahead with plans to introduce a rule to restrict the number of people that can receive food stamps without working. In this post, we will review in detail the new work requirements food stamps and how it will affect current SNAP recipients and those who apply for benefits in the future. One thing is immediately clear: If the proposed rules go through, nearly 3 million people currently on food stamps could be at risk of […]

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How to Check Food Stamps Eligibility

"Food stamps eligibility criteria"

The Food Stamps program provides nutrition assistance to nearly 40 million low-income American individuals and families. While 83 percent of people eligible for food stamps get benefits, only 59% of seniors who are eligible apply for benefits. In this post, we will show you how to check food stamps eligibility and determine if you qualify for benefits. You will learn about the income limit, resources test, residency and citizenship rules, and work requirements. This post will provide information on the following topics: Who Can Apply for Food Stamps Why Food Stamps Are So Important Food Stamps Eligibility Requirements How Much […]

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List of Grocery Stores That Accept EBT Online for Delivery

"List of Grocery Stores That Accept EBT Online for Delivery"

(Last updated on 6/18/21) Online grocery shopping with delivery has been around for over 20 years but has particularly taken off over the last few years. Grocery store giants like Walmart, Amazon, Whole Foods, Safeway, and upstarts like Fresh Direct and apps like Instacart are all getting in on the action. Unfortunately, the 40 million Americans on food stamps have not been able to buy groceries online until recently. In this post, we are going to provide a detailed list of grocery stores that accept EBT online. In this article, we will cover the following topics: Current EBT Program Rules […]

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