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Your Missouri food stamps card can do this?!

Your Missouri food stamps card can do this?!

If you’re receiving Missouri food stamps, you could qualify for other helpful programs as well (including low-cost Internet service)! Check out our list of Missouri EBT benefits below.


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7 Things You Need to Know

I’ve been updating this list for years now, and I’ve learned quite a bit along the way. There are some things that many people don’t know about EBT in Missouri!


  • Apply for Missouri food stamps online. I’ve had many people tell me that the only reason they don’t have food stamps is because they’re too embarrassed to go into the office. You can apply online and skip the lines!
  • Did you know you can buy this?! You can buy seeds and produce-bearing plants with your Missouri food stamps card! You can also buy certain gift baskets and birthday cakes.
  • Shop smart. You may be able to get more food for your money at farmer’s markets and You-Pick Strawberry Fields!
  • You may be eligible for more food stamps. Most people don’t know how their food stamps funds are calculated. Since we’ve found the exact algorithm they use, we’ve also found a few ways you may be able to increase your monthly award!
  • You can get cash back (it’s legal)! With smart shopping techniques, you can put cash back in your pocket when you shop with EBT. Here’s how.
  • Did you know you can shop here?! Costco, farmer’s markets and even you-pick strawberry fields can accept EBT benefits!
  • You can use your EBT card in other states! Not only can you shop in other states, you can also get EBT discounts in other states. All of our state lists use green titles to indicate what venues accept out-of-state EBT cards for discounts.

Get more discounts with your Missouri food stamps card!

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Cell phones and service are available FREE for individuals and families who have a Missouri food stamps card. Find out who offers free phones and service in your area. 


Internet is available at low-cost from providers like Comcast, CenturyLink, AT&T and more! These low income Internet services start at just $5 per month! Click here to learn how to get discounted Internet services!

Power companies often offer special programs for low income customers. If you’ve got a Missouri food stamps card, then you may be able to save money on your power bill!

Property tax exemptions may be available for eligible low income seniors and disabled veterans. You’ll need to contact your county for more information, including income limits and application instructions.

Student loans feature special repayment programs for low income borrowers. Get the details on these low income student loan repayment plans here!

Veterinary care can overwhelm a low income budget… but we found agencies that can help! Get the details here!

YMCA organizations typically offer discounts for low income individuals and families. If you have a Missouri food stamps card, then you may qualify for a discounted YMCA membership! Contact your local YMCA for details.

Got Missouri EBT? Take FREE college courses!

In February 2017, news station KY3 reported that Ozarks Technical Community College was offering free courses through the SkillUp Missouri program. This program provides training tuition to food stamps recipients. You can take classes FREE for certificates or college credit!


The courses must be for a high-demand field like CNA, pharmacy techs, medical coding, allied health or chemo dialysis.

The Missouri Job Center will help with babysitting, transportation or other things that you may need in order to take advantage of this program.

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Get incredible museum admission discounts!

Museums with green titles are Museums for All participants. These venues accept EBT cards from all 50 states, so you don’t have to be a Missouri resident to get these great deals! Since Museums For All partners accept EBT cards from all 50 states, you may want to check out the lists for OklahomaIowa, Illinois and other nearby states.

Please remember that you cannot pay for admission with your EBT card. You will show the EBT card to receive the discount but you will need to pay the remaining admission price, if any, in cash or with a credit/debit card.

Cape Girardeau

Discovery Playhouse – FREE

Discovery Playhouse in downtown Cape Girardeau has joined Museums for All! This fun and interactive children’s museum is a place where fun and learning come full circle.


Museum of Art & Archaeology – FREE

Located on the University of Missouri campus in Columbia, the Museum of Art & Archaeology features extensive collections of Greek, Roman and Near Eastern art and artifacts. Rotating exhibits are also displayed here.


Kansas City

The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures – $3 per person

Experience the world’s largest collection of fine-scale miniatures and antique toys right here in Kansas City! This museum spans more than 33,000 square feet and features more than 72,000 objects.

Wonderscope Children’s Museum of Kansas City – $3 per person

Enjoy the region’s only fully-accessible children’s museum for a great discount! This museum spans 30,000 square feet of indoor exploration (plus 1/2 acre of outdoor exploration). This looks so fun!

St. Louis

National Blues Museum – $3 per person

Explore the history and genre of Blues music at the Museum! The museum includes a state-of-the-art theater, exciting exhibits, programs and experiences.

Get FREE stuff in Missouri!


Nicole leads the Low Income Relief team with over 20 years of professional research and writing experience. Nicole started Low Income Relief after a personal experience with poverty. When her husband was medically discharged from the US Army, their family experienced tremendous financial hardship. Nicole was able to gather help from multiple community agencies and move into a nearby low income housing unit in just two weeks! Since then, Nicole has been dedicated to helping low income families in crisis. She regularly spends hundreds of hours combing through countless resources to make sure that Low Income Relief has the most comprehensive and complete resource directories on the internet today. Prior to starting Low Income Relief, Nicole worked as a novelist, journalist, ghostwriter and content creator. Her work has been featured in various print and online publications, including USA Today, eHow, Livestrong, Legal Beagle, The Daily Herald, The Chronicle and more.

Brenda Dobbs

Friday 19th of June 2020

THANK YOU so vary much.

Brenda Dobbs

Friday 19th of June 2020

Youre Welcome.


Monday 12th of August 2019

Thanks for all the information

Riley Thomson

Monday 12th of August 2019

Carol, You are very welcome! -Riley

Rebecca King

Friday 10th of May 2019

I didn't see a link to the Double Up program for Missouri where people can double the value of their food stamps by buying fruits and vegetables at farmers markets or some stores. I also read that this program is being expanded to 5 more states.

Riley Thomson

Monday 13th of May 2019

Rebecca, Thanks for the tip. -Riley


Wednesday 30th of May 2018

There is a program for kids after school I can't find the information but a letter was sent out for my children to receive benefits on my end card are you familiar with this program I misplaced the information


Thursday 31st of May 2018

Hi, Keta! I don't have the details on that, unfortunately. I would contact your local school for more information. Sorry! :(