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how much food stamps can you get?

if your boyfriend makes like 320 a week

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:25 PM on Oct. 7, 2010 in Shopping

Answers (12)
  • I make 250 a week.. with me & my boyfriend (he gets paid cash for construction).. we have two daughters with one on the way.. we get $521 per month.
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 12:26 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • It depends on many other factors- contact your local agency.
    skittles1108

    Answer by skittles1108 at 12:26 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • that is best answered by the agency that gives them out, it varries based on a lot of factors
    peanutsmommy1

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 12:26 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I believe that 1...it all depends on what state you are living in.And 2,everybody is different.It depends on alot of things.Go to your nearest DHS office and talk with them.They'll give you the proper forms to fill out and let you know if you qualify or not.
    bvannkissy

    Answer by bvannkissy at 12:30 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • It is based on how many ppl are in the home, what your housing costs/bills cost each month, and how much money you make. so it differs.
    Kword

    Answer by Kword at 12:30 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • i applied just to see when we were struggling really hard and they told me that we qualify for food stamps but that we qualify for 0$.....although the qualification got my daughter on the free meal program at school. so it helped a little.
    cassie_m

    Answer by cassie_m at 12:33 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • mine makes 400 weekly and if not...he collects unemployment too. (he's a call in)...we have 6 people and get about 400 dollars monthly on foodstamps alone.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:35 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • Here is a prescreening tool from USDA.

    http://www.snap-step1.usda.gov/fns/
    jnd951999

    Answer by jnd951999 at 12:41 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I make roughly $600 bi-weekly. I now receive around $330 a month. When I was making less I got around $340 a month. And when I lived w/ my mom & not paying bills I got $240 a month.
    paige8608

    Answer by paige8608 at 12:59 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • Have no idea. Never been on them. Here is a bump though!
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 3:18 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

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