Safeway is counted as the biggest retailer of food and drugs operating more than 35 stores across the United States. This article focuses on the question of whether Safeway accepts EBT Card as payment or not.
Does Safeway accept EBT Card
Yes, Safeway accepts EBT payments for eligible food items, and you simply have to order the items and pay for the food items using the EBT Card. Similarly if I talk about other stores like dollar tree or peapod, so they also accept EBT. As people asked about the store that does peapod take EBT, so yes, obviously.
Note: EBT Card payments are only eligible for pick-up orders and not for home delivery.
How to Order Items in Safeway
You have to create an account in the application, then add the pickup time and add the items in the cart and select the EBT payment as your payment option.
Now, when you visit the store to collect the items you simply have to use the card for payment and that’s it.
Eligible Food Items
Below are the items that are eligible for EBT Card payments, you can easily buy them and pay with your EBT card, however you cannot buy other items with your EBT Card.
|Eligible Food items||Non Eligible food items|
|Bread and Cereals||Beer, Wine, Liquor, Cigarettes, Tobacco|
|Fruits and Vegetables||Pet food|
|Meats, fish, Steak, and Poultry||Soap, Paper products, Household supplies|
|Dairy Products||Food is eaten in store|
|Seeds and Plants which produce food for households to eat||Vitamins and Medicines|
|Soft Drinks, Candy, Cookies, Snack Crackers, Ice-cream||Hot Foods ( Prepared for Immediate Consumption)|
|Live Seafood||Grooming Items|
|Energy Drinks (must have a nutrition label)||Cosmetics|
|Bakery Items, Cake (Nonedible part below 50%)|
I hope that we were able to help you find the answer to the question that does Safeway accept EBT Payments, If you have any more queries then you can simply call Safeway on the below numbers
Retail Store/Corporate – 877-723-3929
Grocery Delivery & Pickup – 877-505-4040