Nebraska EBT Discounts and Perks [2020 Edition]

Do you know about Nebraska EBT Discounts and perks? Most Nebraska cardholders are not aware of the awesome benefits that come with their Card. If you have a Nebraska EBT Card, your card comes with discounts and perks exclusive to EBT cardholders.

This includes discounted admission to museums, zoos, and aquariums, more than 50% discount on Amazon Prime Membership.

In addition, your Nebraska EBT Card qualifies you for discounted or FREE cell phone and home internet plans. 

In this post, we are going to share with you the most exciting Nebraska EBT discounts, perks, and free stuff.
"Nebraska EBT Discounts and Perks"

National EBT Discounts:

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

Amazon Prime EBT Discount

If you have a Nebraska 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 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)

Nebraska 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 Nebraska.

Company NamePhone
Viaero Wireless877-484-2376
Access Wireless866-594-3644
TerraCom Wireless877-351-4747
Tempo Telecom877-822-8501
StandUP Wireless800-544-4441

Discounted Home Phone Services

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

Company NamePhone
Hershey Cooperative Telephone Company308-368-5561
HunTel CableVision, Inc.888-873-6282
Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company701-662-1100
Wauneta Telephone Company308-394-2000
Rock County Telephone Co402-426-6200
Benkelman Telephone Company303-423-2000
Cambridge Telephone Company308-697-3333
Nebraska Technology & Telecommunications877-537-4403
Great Plains Communication855-853-1483
Plainview Telephone Company402-582-4242
Elsie Communications, Inc.866-542-6780
Frontier Communications800-921-8101
Eastern Nebraska Telephone Co.402-426-6200
Nebraska Central Telephone Company888-873-6282
Mobius Communications Co.308-487-5500
Arapahoe Telephone Company888-218-5050
Three River Telephone Company800-796-4567
Glenwood Telephone Company912-523-5111
Henderson Cooperative Telephone Company402-723-4448
Blair Telephone Co402-426-6200
Pinpoint Communications800-793-2788
Windstream Communications800-347-1991
Hemingford Cooperative Telephone Company308-487-3311
Arlington Telephone Co402-426-6200
The Curtis Telephone Company800-742-7464
Clarks Telecommunications866-858-1917
Dalton Telephone Co866-542-6779
Hooper Telephone Company800-352-0006
Consolidated Telephone Company701-483-4000
Hartington Telecommunications Company402-254-3901
Diller Telephone Company402-793-5330
Allo Communications308-882-7800
Stanton Telephone Company402-439-2264
Pierce Telephone Company402-329-6225
Hamilton Telephone Company800-821-1831
Cozad Telephone Company800-842-9733
Hartman Telephone Exchanges308-423-8950
Southeast Nebraska Communications402-245-6000
K&M Telephone Company402-482-5220
Consolidated Telephone Company800-753-9104
U.S. Cellular800-944-9400

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 mentioned earlier, your EBT Card gives you discounted or FREE access to museums and other great family-friendly places. We have compiled the list below for your convenience.

The Nebraska 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 Nebraska 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:

Kregel Windmill Factory Museum

1416 Central Avenue 

Nebraska City, Nebraska 68410




Omaha Children’s Museum

500 South 20th Street 

Omaha, Nebraska 68102 United States



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