Check Maryland Food Stamp Balance
The Maryland food stamp balance on your EBT card allows you to purchase groceries at approved SNAP retailers across the United States. Your Maryland EBT card, called Independence, acts like a debit card. Each month your SNAP payment, based on the Maryland food stamps household income standards, is added to your card through the Electronic Benefit Transfer system. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, called Maryland Food Supplement Program, is run by the Maryland Department of Human Resources. Below we provide 3 common ways to check the most recent EBT card account balance.
Check Maryland Food Stamp Balance By Phone Number
To check the food stamp balance on your Maryland Independence Card, you can contact the SNAP customer service phone number at 800-997-2222. When calling, please make sure to have your card number ready. You can also call this number if you have general questions or issues about your government benefits. This may include changing your card's security pin number, reporting your Maryland food stamp card lost or stolen, inquiry about recent purchases made with your SNAP benefits, report welfare fraud, or if you are currently applying for food stamps, get the current status on your Maryland food stamp application.
Access Your Maryland EBT Account Online
You can now check your Maryland EBT card balance online. When first accessing this site you need to create an EBT account, when signing up for this account you will need to have your food stamp card number ready. Once your account has been created on www.ebt.acs-inc.com/ebtcard/mdebt/ebt_link.jsp, you will then be able to login and view your most recent balance as well as view your transaction history on your Maryland Independence Card.
View Maryland SNAP Balance On Grocery Receipt
When you purchase your groceries at a store that accepts food stamps, you are given a receipt. On that receipt you should be able to view the latest amount available on your Maryland EBT card. Please note, not all food purchase receipts have the food stamp balance printed in the same place.
Check Food Stamp Balance By Phone:
Check Food Stamp Balance Online:
- View MD EBT Balance Website
How To Apply For Food Stamps:
- MD Food Stamp Application
SNAP Approved Food Items:
- View MD SNAP Approved Food Items
Report Lost or Stolen SNAP Card:
- Request New MD Food Stamp Card
SNAP Monthly SNAP Payments:
- View MD SNAP Payment Schedule