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How much food stamps will I get?

I wrk part time making 7.25 an hour only getting 10-15 hrs every week!! this is my first time applying for food stamps how much will they give me??

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Qsmama09

Asked by Qsmama09 at 10:11 PM on Dec. 17, 2010 in Money & Work

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  • depends on your bills, number of kids, household size
    sweet29mom

    Answer by sweet29mom at 10:14 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • I agree with sweet29mom
    mandynjohnsmom

    Answer by mandynjohnsmom at 10:17 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • I only have a cell phone bill which is lik3 $35 a mnth and I only have one child...and its juss me and him
    Qsmama09

    Comment by Qsmama09 (original poster) at 10:17 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • u can look up rates and get an idea.....
    LuvMyMedic3ID

    Answer by LuvMyMedic3ID at 10:21 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • They go by your rent, lights, phone and gas. do you have any of these?
    mandynjohnsmom

    Answer by mandynjohnsmom at 10:23 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • you can google snap or food stamp for your area and they have a website where they ask you questions and they give you an estimate on what you could get or if you quailify.
    mandynjohnsmom

    Answer by mandynjohnsmom at 10:25 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • If your working...then you will probably only get for the kids and that's about $150 per kid
    ShouldHaveLeft

    Answer by ShouldHaveLeft at 11:34 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • low income you can apply for medical and foodstamps, in some cases you might qualify for a small amount of money too. Go to the dshs website and fill out the questionaire/application
    tricia1332

    Answer by tricia1332 at 2:27 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • I work full time but my husband recently got laid off and we have one child. Our bills are quite high, we have house payment, insurance, electric, gas.. everything. And we get 280 a month in food stamps.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:15 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • Not sure, depends on how many are in household, etc.
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 9:30 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

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