Does Smart & Final Take EBT? Payment Policy Detailed

Does Smart & Final take EBT? Smart & Final accepts EBT at all store locations. Smart & Final operates warehouse-style grocery stores in Arizona, California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington. We have what you need to know about Smart & Final’s store policy on EBT detailed below.

Does Smart & Final Accept EBT?

Smart & Final accepts EBT at all of its warehouse-style grocery store locations, a corporate customer service representative said. You cannot, however, use EBT for Smart & Final grocery delivery services through Instacart, as Instacart does not accept EBT.

Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards are most often part of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). EBT cards, which function like debit cards, are used in place of paper vouchers for food benefits and are accepted at authorized retailers. For the list of stores that take EBT, see our article: Grocery Stores That Accept EBT/Food Stamps/SNAP: Local + Online.

Note: Smart Foodservice Warehouse Stores, Smart & Final’s chain of warehouse food service stores, does not accept EBT, according to Smart Foodservice’s Store Policies page.

In Summary

All Smart & Final store locations accept EBT, but you can’t use EBT for grocery delivery services through Instacart or at Smart & Final’s Smart Foodservice Warehouse Stores.

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