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What are the limitations?

what can't you purchase with foodstamps? can you purchase seasonings, icecream, yogurt, etc.? I know you can only purchase food items and there are restrictions such as hot food, but are there any others?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:52 PM on May. 15, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • a friend was told she could by shrimp but could not have it steamed at the store. I don't know how true though.
    Danni143

    Answer by Danni143 at 6:52 PM on May. 15, 2009

  • alcohol can not be bought with it. you can buy seasonings, ice cream, yogurt, cereal, sodas, chips, meat, umm not sure what else. i was just told no hot foods.
    lilshortie415

    Answer by lilshortie415 at 6:55 PM on May. 15, 2009

  • No hot foods from the deli. No alcohol or tobacco, no nonfood items. You can buy anything else, including spices and formula. You can even buy the foods on the salad bar and deli case.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 9:49 PM on May. 15, 2009

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