Texas EBT Payment Schedule 2019

At the time you are applying for SNAP in Texas, they determine how much money you will receive each month. Through the EBT (Electronic Benefit Transfer) system, your Texas Lone Star 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 Texas 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 Texas 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 Texas EBT card balance, or call the number on the back of your Texas Lone Star Card.

EBT Texas payment schedule

Benefits are made available over 15 days, beginning on the 1st and based on the last digit in the Eligibility Determination Group (EDG) number.

Last digit in the EDG number Benefits available
0 Available on the 1st of the month
1 Available on the 3rd of the month
2 Available on the 5th of the month
3 Available on the 6th of the month
4 Available on the 7th of the month
5 Available on the 9th of the month
6 Available on the 11th of the month
7 Available on the 12th of the month
8 Available on the 13th of the month
9 Available on the 15th of the month

.Cash benefits are made available over the first 3 days of every month.