Tag: Food Stamp Laws


Here’s what happens when Americans stop using their food-stamps: Info

Allot of the time, we, get  several questions from our American readers as to what happens when you stop using your food-stamps for a while. Now, we're fully aware that each family gets an entirely different amount -- and -- sometimes   using them varies.   Some use them all, others, do not. In phone calls with officials who handle food-stamps in various states, we, managed to confirm the following answering a popular question that we receive.  Food stamps in the United States must be used throughout the year. If for any reason the stamps are not used for a full calendar year, then, you will be removed from the program and forfeit any benefits that are on the card.  At that point, all remaining benefits will be removed after 365 days -- and -- one will be required to reapply if they'd l...
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