an FNS program that provides
healthy foods for eligible people
an electronic system that enables
SNAP participants to use their benefits
benefits similar to SNAP created
in response to the pandemic
Why should I become a SNAP retailer?
There are many reasons merchants decide to accept EBT and become a SNAP retailer.
- Added revenue stream
EBT cards are another method of payment
available to nearly 42 million Americans
- Increased foot traffic
SNAP participants look for stores
that accept EBT
- Lift in residual sales
Consumers will also make non-SNAP
purchases while using their EBT cards
- Improved reputation
Fighting hunger in the community
is a great way to give back
How do I apply to accept EBT and
become a SNAP retailer?
If you are ready to apply with FNS, you can click the button below, or scroll down to view our step-by-step guide, learn more about the stocking requirements or take our SNAP Quiz to determine if you are eligible.
EBT Step-by-Step Guide
If you are ready to add a new revenue stream to your business by accepting EBT at your store, the goEBT step-by-step guide is a great resource for you. This guide outlines the five steps you will need to complete to become a SNAP retailer.
EBT Stocking Requirements
FNS requires retailers to stock a minimum number of items in four different categories to qualify to become SNAP retailers. Make sure you meet the USDA-FNS stocking requirements to maintain your SNAP eligibility.
Increased SNAP Benefits Could Mean More Opportunities for Your Business
For the first time in 45 years, the average SNAP benefit has permanently increased by +25%. With more than 42 million Americans in need, the increase in SNAP benefits could mean new opportunities for your business. Given transactions fees might also increase, unlimited EBT processing is more important than ever.
Learn more about unlimited EBT processing with goEBT.
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With an active FNS number, you will receive your new smart payment terminal within just one business day!**
**Orders received by 4:00 PM ET will qualify for next-business-day shipping. FNS number required.
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