Tag Archives: food stamps

Should SNAP Users be Allowed to Buy Junk Food

By | June 23, 2017

SNAP and Junk Food – Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) helps million of men, women, and children with food assistance.  Its goal is to prevent hunger and malnutrition in low-income families. It is not secret that since 2008 there are more people receiving snap benefits than ever before.  Today those who have lost good paying jobs are now… Read More »

How to Apply for Food Stamps in New York

By | June 1, 2017

Many in New York may qualify for Food Stamps, even if they work.  When your gross income is at or below 135% of the US Federal Poverty Guideline you may qualify for help.  Many families have financial difficulties, especially, since the recession of 2008.  More people than ever are seeking assistance. Many  have lost jobs or have had their hours cut… Read More »

Do you Qualify for SNAP Benefits?

By | June 23, 2017

How to Apply for SNAP Benefit.  Food Stamps help disadvantaged families buy groceries to feed their families. If you live in the United States or Territories and are struggling, you may qualify for the, even if you work. If your gross income is at or below 135% of the US Federal Poverty Guidelines.  Since the recession of 2008, more… Read More »