Are you trying to check the balance on your North Dakota EBT Card? In today’s post we will outline the ways you can find out your North Dakota EBT card balance. The North Dakota Department of Human Services (DHS) is responsible for administering the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known as the Food Assistance Program. SNAP helps low-income individuals and families meet their nutritional needs by providing monthly food assistance benefits. Benefits are distributed to North Dakota food assistance recipients via a plastic Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card.
The North Dakota EBT Card is a bank debit card that holds the monetary food assistance benefits deposited each month. Once your benefits are deposited into your account, you can begin redeeming them at approved grocery stores to purchase eligible food items. Items eligible to be purchased with food assistance benefits is determined by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). For a full list of approved food items, please refer the to USDA Eligible Food List here. If you need help finding a grocery store that accepts North Dakota EBT Cards, check out our previous post here.
For more information on how to check your North Dakota EBT Card Balance, please continue reading below.
How to Check North Dakota EBT Card Balance
There are three available options for obtaining the balance on your North Dakota EBT Card. We’ve listed all three options for you below. If you have any questions about how to check your North Dakota EBT Card Balance, please leave those in the comments section below.
Option 1 – Check your Last Receipt
The first option for checking your North Dakota EBT Card balance is to check your last receipt. This is the easiest and quickest way to locate the current balance on your EBT Card. Your balance will be listed at the bottom of the your most recent grocery store receipt. To use this method as a means for checking your balance, please be sure to always keep your latest EBT receipt.
Option 2 – Login to your EBT Edge Account
The second option for checking your North Dakota EBT Card balance is to login to your EBT Edge account. By logging into your EBT Edge account, you’ll be able to view your current food assistance balance, as well as a list of recent transactions.
To login, visit the EBT Edge website here, then enter your EBT Card Number (located on the front of your card). Once logged in, you’ll be able to view your current balance and transaction history.
Option 3 – Check by Phone
The last option for checking your North Dakota EBT Card balance is by phone. If you want to check your current balance by phone, you must contact North Dakota EBT Customer Service. Customer service is open to food assistance recipients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The customer service phone number(s) is listed below:
North Dakota EBT Phone Number: 800-630-4655 or 866-352-5878
Before you call, please be sure to have your EBT card number available. You must provide the customer service with this information prior to receiving your EBT Card balance.
We hope you found this article helpful! If you have any questions about your EBT Card or need additional help on how to check your North Dakota EBT Card balance, please let us know in the comments section below.