Buc-ee’s is an American retailer that operates a chain of convenience stores and gas stations across the states of Texas, Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, and Florida. Many people go to Buc-ee’s to buy gas and other products so there is no doubt that some of Buc-ee’s customers are dependent on EBT.
This article is a complete guide on the use of SNAP EBT cards at Buc-ee’s. I am going to be breaking down the retailer’s policy on EBT cards and also explain some of their alternative payment methods.
But before we get into much detail, let’s firstly discuss what EBT is.
What is EBT?
Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) is a card-based system that provides food purchasing assistance to low-and-no income households. The program is run and operated under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as the Food Stamps program. SNAP is basically a United States federal program that provides low-and-no income households with food-purchasing assistance. The program is currently the largest federal nutrition assistance program in the United States. SNAP works with an EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer) card, which is like a debit card that purchases SNAP eligible products in stores.
Does Buc-ee’s Accept EBT Cards?
No. Buc-ee’s does not accept EBT cards. Shoppers can’t use SNAP/EBT cards to make payments on products sold at Buc-ee’s stores. However, despite not being able to use EBT cards at Buc-ee’s, you can still use other payment methods like Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay, Visa, Mastercard, Cash and more.
Buc-ee’s Policy On EBT
The internet does not have any official statement that Buc-ee’s have released concerning their policy on EBT cards but it is a known fact that Buc-ee’s does not accept EBT cards at their stores. You are not able to use EBT cards to buy any products at a Buc-ee’s store.
What Forms of Payments Does Buc-ee’s Accept?
Customers can’t use EBT cards at Buc-ee’s but there are many other alternative payment methods to choose from. Here is a quick summary of the payment methods that you can use at Buc-ee’s:
- Credit/Debit Card- Visa, Mastercard
- Visa contactless payment method
- Masterpay Pass payment options.
- Apple Pay.
- Google Pay.
- Samsung Pay.