Food stamps are issued to low-income residents in the Pine Tree State who need assistance with grocery purchases. Benefits in Maine arrive between Jan. 10 and Jan. 14, with the day that the payments are sent depending on a recipient’s date of birth.
Beneficiaries born on days ending 0, 1, 8, and 9 should have collected benefits by Thursday. People born on days ending in 2 or 3 will collect on Friday, those born on days ending in 4 or 7 will collect on Saturday, and recipients born on days ending in 5 or 6 will see their monthly benefits on Sunday.
A household of one can receive a maximum of $291, a household of five can receive a