Tennessee EBT Card Balance

(Last updated on 7/11/19)

If you are trying to check the balance on your Tennesee EBT Card, you have come to the right place. In this post, we will show you the three options available to you to obtain your Tennessee EBT Card Balance.

The Tennessee EBT card (also called Benefits Security Card) is a debit card that is used to deliver food stamps payments and Families First benefits to those who are eligible in the state of Tennessee.

If you’ve been approved for Food Stamps (SNAP Benefits), your monthly payment will be deposited onto your EBT Card, which you can then use at eligible stores to buy items on the Approved Food List

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This post will Cover:

  • Tennessee EBT Payment Schedule
  • How to Check Tennessee EBT Card Balance
  • EBT Frequently Asked Questions

Tennessee EBT Payment Schedule

The Tennessee EBT Card holds the food assistance benefits assigned to you each month. Your benefits will be deposited onto your EBT card according to the schedule below:

If the last two digits of your Social Security Number are Benefits are deposited on the
00-04 1st of the month
05-09 2nd of the month
10-14 3rd of the month
15-19 4th of the month
20-24 5th of the month
25-29 6th of the month
30-34 7th of the month
35-39 8th of the month
40-44 9th of the month
45-49 10th of the month
50-54 11th of the month
55-59 12th of the month
60-64 13th of the month
65-69 14th of the month
70-74 15th of the month
75-79 16th of the month
80-84 17th of the month
85-89 18th of the month
90-94 19th of the month
95-99 20th of the month

How To Check Your Tennessee EBT Card Balance

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There are three ways you can check the balance on your card.

Option 1 – Check your last Receipt

The first option for checking your Tennessee EBT card balance is to check your most recent transaction receipt from the grocery store or ATM. You have to remember to always keep your purchase receipt if you plan to use this option often.

Option 2 – Check by Phone

You can check Tennessee EBT balance over the phone by calling 888-997-9444.

Option 3 – Check EBT Card Balance Online

You can check the Tennessee EBT card balance online through the ebtEDGE website.

To log in, visit the ebtEDGE website, then enter your card number. Once logged in, you’ll be able to view your current balance and transaction history. If you do not have an ebtEDGE account, you can create a User Account.

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Approved EBT Food List

Find out what you can buy with your food stamps/EBT Card. See the Tennessee EBT food list.


For the Tennessee EBT Customer Service, call 1-888-997-9444

We hope you found this article helpful! If you have any additional questions about the Tennessee EBT card or need help finding your EBT balance, please let us know in the comments section below. If you found this article helpful, please share it using the “Share this” button below.

6 comments on “Tennessee EBT Card Balance
  1. Leah Dishman says:

    I don’t have the fns number to activate my card

  2. DONEISHA ALLEN says:

    Hello, I am having trouble recieving an replacment ebt card i have called several numbers to get help and this have been over a month that i still have no card. The people has told me 3 diffrent dates the card was mailed out no card i also called the ebt hotline and they continue to tell me my status has a block on it and has not been updated. Please tell me what i should do

  3. jessica Smith says:

    Dont have card on me just wanted to check balance

    • EBT Expert says:

      Hi Jessica,

      Unfortunately, you are unable to check the balance on your EBT card unless you have your card number readily available. Unless you know your online EBT account login, you must provide that information in order to retrieve your balance.

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