SNAP and Debit Information

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Did you know that you can use your EBT (SNAP) or debit card to make purchases at the City Market? It´s easy!

  • Stop by the Market Central booth, and swipe your card
  • Receive the dollar amount that you designate in wooden market tokens to spend at the market
For DEBIT card users:
  • Swipe your card for the desired amount in $5 increments (we´ll add a one dollar convenience fee to cover the bank fees and administrative costs)
  • Receive $5 tokens to spend like cash throughout the market
  • Change can be given for these tokens
  • Tokens are good throughout the season
For SNAP/E.B.T. card users:
  • SNAP beneficiaries (formerly Food Stamps) can swipe their card at the booth, and get $1 tokens to spend on qualifying food purchases at the market
  • When you get SNAP tokens, you´ll also receive a matching dollar amount in double voucher coupons to spend along with the tokens, up to $10 (the coupons are possible through grant from the Wholesome Wave Foundation)
  • Vendors are not allowed to give change for SNAP tokens.

Want to give a market gift certificate? We´ve got them at our table. Just stop by for details!

Have more questions or want to get started accepting tokens as a vendor?
Email snap-debit@marketcentralonline.org