Your Massachusetts EBT Card can be used just the same way you use a credit card. It’s advisable to check the current balance on your EBT Card before going to shop with your card. This post has provided the various ways through which you can check Massachusetts EBT Card Balance. So keep reading to see the whole procedure.
The Massachusetts EBT Card is being issued by the Massachusetts Health and Human Services. EBT cardholders can use their card at any store location that accepts food stamps, including outside the state. So, to know the remaining balance on your Massachusetts EBT card, read on, as we have provided the information.
To use your Massachusetts EBT Card, locate any store with Quest mark on the door or window of the store, or check for a sign that says the store accepts EBT. After you have chosen the Snap eligible Snap food items, proceed to check-out point and swipe your card. Next, enter your secret PIN and then press the enter button to complete your purchase transaction.
What You Cannot Buy With Massachusetts Food Stamps
- Baby diapers or baby wipes
- Beer, wine or liquor
- Cigarettes or tobacco
- Nonfood items such as pet foods, soaps, paper products, household supplies
- Vitamins and medicines
- Food that will be eaten in the store
- Hot foods
- Grooming items or cosmetics
- Energy drinks with a supplement facts label (FDA classified as supplements)
- Generally live animals and birds
To Check Massachusetts EBT Card Balance
You can know your current EBT balance by checking your last transaction receipt. Just view the bottom of the receipt and you will find how much that is remaining on your card. Also, another option to check your balance is to call the Massachusetts EBT Customer Service at 800-997-2555.
Furthermore, you can as well check your Massachusetts Quest card balance by downloading the Massachusetts DTA Connect app on your smartphone or tablet. In order to download the DTA Connect app to your Android device, go to the Google Play store. You can also download the app to your iPhone or iPad from the App Store.
Once you download the App, create an online account, then you can proceed to log into DTA Connect using your Social Security number and birth year. From there, you will be able to view your balance, and as well your transaction history.