USDA EBT SNAP RETAILERS APPLICATION
Elite Bankcard is a USDA Snap third party processor for retailers. We offer services for merchants with filing their FNS (Food and Nutrition Service) permit application so that they can accept EBT SNAP as an additional form of payment in their business. Retailers who want to participate in the program must purchase their own EBT SNAP equipment and process the transactions through a processor. At Elite Bankcard we offer to merchants an EBT only machine and an all-in-one terminal that processes EBT Cash Benefits, EBT Food, and all major Credit Cards. SNAP is the new name for EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer). SNAP is an electronic system that allows your customer to authorize the transfer of their government benefits from a Federal account to a retailer account to pay for products purchased. EBT is used in 50 States in the United States.
EBT SNAP ALL-IN-ONE MACHINE
Retailers who want to accept USDA EBT SNAP, Credit Card and Debit (ATM) can process transactions in the all-in-one terminal. Elite Bankcard is a full-service merchant provider. Our services include assisting retailers when applying for their USDA EBT SNAP Permit application. We also assist you to become approved and authorized by the USDA, provide EBT machines and process all your transactions. Merchants who participate in accepting this form of payment will see an increase in their revenue and will experience greater customer traffic.
Request Your Free USDA Approved EBT Snap Machine
Retailers can accept EBT Cash Benefits
within 2 business days.
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Elite Bankcard Solutions Payment Solutions For Your Business
Welcome to Elite Bankcard Solutions, we are a leading provider of payment solutions for all types of businesses and retailers offering the latest EMV NFC machines, services for EBT Snap, and credit card processing for all businesses. We provide USDA-approved EBT SNAP Machines for retailers along with excellent service to our merchants.
We offer a wide variety of merchant solutions including:
EBT SNAP application
POS (Point of Sale) Cash registers
Prepaid Loyalty cards
E-commerce, Tablets, Mobile Payment Systems
Our customer service team is here to answer your questions. Call 888.580.8099 or e-mail today and one of our sales agents will assist you.
Call us for your Free EBT SNAP All-in-One Machine. Retailers are required to complete an application and agree to terms and conditions at the time of enrollment which includes transaction processing fees.
Free EBT Machine For Retailers
EBT SNAP Eligibility Requirements for Retailers
In order for a business to be eligible to participate in SNAP, the retailer must offer for sale staple foods intended for home preparation and consumption and meet either Criterion A or B, as set forth in Section 278.1(b)(1) of the SNAP regulations. Under Criterion A, a retailer must offer for sale a variety of foods in sufficient quantities on a continuous basis in each of the four staple food categories, including perishable foods in at least two of those categories. The four staple food categories are: 1) meat, poultry, or fish; 2) bread or cereals; 30 vegetables or fruits; and 4) dairy products. Under Criterion B, a firm must have more than 50 percent of its total gross retail sales in staple foods.
Merchants who would like to accept EBT SNAP must be licensed to participate in the FOOD STAMP PROGRAM. Retailers and all businesses will be approved for EBT SNAP Cash benefits within 2 business days while waiting for the USDA to approve their food stamp permit which will take approximately 30 to 45 days. A separate food stamp program permit will be required for each store location. If you own more than one store, a separate application is required per store. The following eligibility information will provide the merchant with the necessary criteria to start their EBT SNAP application and become an authorized SNAP Retailer.
You cannot accept food stamp benefits until you are authorized by the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture). However, EBT Cash Benefits can be accepted while your EBT SNAP permit application is being processed.
Merchants cannot accept EBT SNAP food cards until their store complete and receive a food stamp permit from the USDA. If you own a chain of retail grocery stores EACH STORE MUST BE LICENSED to accept EBT transactions. This is where Elite Bankcard Solutions can assist you in obtaining your permit to accept EBT in your store. For additional information call: 888.590.8099 an agent will be ready to assist you with the process.
Retailers TAKE NOTE: From now on the USDA (United Stated Department of Agriculture) will no longer supply to merchants with free swipe card equipment and processing services to retailers. It must be purchased or leased. Elite Bankcard Solutions offers a complete line of EBT SNAP, EMV, Credit Card, Debit Card swipe machines and processing service for all merchants. Call: 888.590.8099 today for more information.
EBT SNAP Retailer Notice
New and Existing EBT SNAP Retailers can now purchase EBT Snap and EMV Credit Card machines at a LOW COST. FREE if qualified with processing fees.
Retailers not meeting the EBT Snap Food Eligibility Requirements can now accept EBT cash benefits and CASH BACK ONLY BENEFITS. CALL NOW for more information 888.590.8099
Store Eligibility Requirements For EBT SNAP FNS Permit
To be eligible to accept Snap Food Benefits, a store must sell food for home preparation and meet at least
one of the following in each criterion below:
There Are Two EBT SNAP Categories: Food And Cash Benefits
Food benefits are federally authorized benefits that can be used only to purchase food and non-alcoholic beverages. Food benefits are distributed through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) formally Known as EBT (electronic benefit transfer)
Cash benefits include state general assistance, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits and refugee benefits.
A. Offer for sale at least three varieties of food from each of the following staple food groups with
perishable foods in each of the following two categories:
Bread & Grains
Fruits and Vegetables
Meat, Poultry, and Fish
B. At least 50% of the total sales at your store must be from the sales of your staple foods.
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