Food stamps: Georgia SNAP payments for January worth up to $1,751 to end in four days

Georgia will end this month’s distribution of benefits from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to qualified residents in four days.

SNAP is issued to low-income residents in Georgia from Jan. 5 to 23. Payments will be issued to recipients’ accounts on days depending on the last two digits of a beneficiary’s client ID. For example, IDs ending in 90-99 will receive their benefits on Tuesday.

The exact payout SNAP recipients receive depends on variables such as assets, household size, and income. The maximum payment that a household of one can receive is $291, the maximum payment for a household of five is $1,155, and $1,751 is the maximum payment for a household of eight. For each additional household member after eight, $219 is added.

Georgians can use their benefits to purchase eligible food items at participating grocery or convenience stores through an
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