Maine EBT Payment Schedule 2019

At the time you are applying for SNAP in Maine, they determine how much money you will receive each month. Through the EBT (Electronic Benefit Transfer) system, your Maine Pine Tree Card is refilled with money each month, allowing you to purchase groceries from stores that accept EBT cards throughout the US. The information below provides the Maine food stamps payment schedule and how it is determined when you will receive your refill each month.

I did not receive my food stamps this month

If you have not received your Maine food stamps for this month and verified you were supposed to receive them based on the monthly payment schedule below, then you should contact the help desk to find out the current status.You can get the contact information by calling the same number to check your Maine EBT card balance, or call the number on the back of your Maine Pine Tree Card.

EBT Maine payment schedule

Benefits are made available from the 10th to the 14th of every month, based on the last digit of the recipient's birth day. For example if you were born on the 10th, 20th, or 30th of a month, you would receive benefits on the 10th of the month. If you were born on the 1st, 11th, 21st, or 31st of a month, you would receive benefits on the 11th of the month.

Last digit of recipient's birth day Benefits available
0 or 9 Available on the 10th
1 or 8 Available on the 11th
2 or 3 Available on the 12th
4 or 7 Available on the 13th
5 or 6 Available on the 14th