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I was wondering how much would I get for me & my 6 months old, just cash, know how much I'm geTting for snap?!

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lily71618

Asked by lily71618 at 11:09 PM on Oct. 23, 2013 in General Parenting

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  • According to the SNAP website, right now, the max is $367/mo. It drops to $347/mo on 11/1/2013. HOWEVER, that's merely a maximum and it could be lower based on your monthly income. http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/applicant_recipients/eligibility.htm#Resources

    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 11:17 PM on Oct. 23, 2013

  • You can get more by working & using daycare aid instead
    funlovinlady

    Answer by funlovinlady at 11:21 PM on Oct. 23, 2013

  • I have no clue. I never qualified for cash assistance, even when I was on FS. I always worked at least part time, and always made too much. You pretty much have to be destitute to get cash assistance.
    anime_mom619

    Answer by anime_mom619 at 12:07 AM on Oct. 24, 2013

  • Not a clue but a job is a great thing to get, not to mention an education.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 12:15 AM on Oct. 24, 2013

  • The website for your States welfare should have a calculator that will estimate your benefits based on your income and household.
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 12:23 AM on Oct. 24, 2013

  • You mean to fall back on in case you can't find work, correct? This is NOT your Plan A, I hope.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 1:50 AM on Oct. 24, 2013

  • Less than $300 a month.
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 9:21 AM on Oct. 24, 2013

  • Whatever the amount, you would get more if you worked. And I'm sure your daycare is free so there really aren't any reasons not to get a job. Any type of job.
    WhyPiggy

    Answer by WhyPiggy at 10:13 AM on Oct. 24, 2013

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