SNAP EBT (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Electronic Benefit Transfer) is a government program that replaces food stamp coupons. The card is used as a payment card in stores, similar to a credit or debit card.
EBT card system to shut down for 12 hours this weekend
From midnight Saturday to noon Sunday, New Yorkers will be unable to use their EBT cards to buy food or withdraw cash, officials said. …
Magically there are masses of unemployed and masses of important jobs to do, yet somehow TPTB can never figure out a way to bring them together. But it’s all just an accident. It’s not like we’re under siege by white collar criminals.