EBT(Electronic Benefit Transfer) is an online system which allows individuals or recipients to authorize transfer of State benefits from a Federal account to a local retailer account for purchases of goods. Eligible persons are issued with EBT cards from JP Morgan. Only families who qualify for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) can redeem their benefits.The system is in operation in all 50 States including Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and Guam. We shall take you through the steps of signing into an EBT account, registering your benefits card, resetting passwords, and activate a newly issued card.
Ebt MyAccount Login
Assuming that you have already registered an online account, you can sign in as follows:
Step 1: Go to ebtaccount.jpmorgan.com in your browser
Step 2: Enter your username and password then click logon
Once you log into your EBT account, you can:
- Activate EBT card
- Request replacement cards
- Download program training materials
- Check pending transactions, and more
Note: password and username are case-sensitive. Make sure that you use the right case when signing into your online account.
Create Ebt MyAccount
Signing up for an EBT account is as easy as going to the UCard Center website and doing the following.
Step 1: Click the Register for UCard Center button on the UCard Center login page.
Step 2: Enter your card number so we can locate your account.
Step 3: Read and accept the Terms & Conditions for using the UCard Center website.
Step 4: Validate your identity by providing your date or birth or security code.
Step 5: Create a four-digit PIN (personal identification number) for your card. You don’t need to change the PIN if you are applying for a replacement card.
Step 6: Create a user ID and password that you will use to access your account in the UCard Center. Both should be unique and only known to you. You should also enter a valid e-mail address where you will receive the validation code to complete registration.
Step 7: Choose three security questions and provide answers for each for identity confirmation purposes.
Step 8: Click the register button to submit your personal details
As soon as you click register button, the UCard Center website will send a validation code to the email address you registered with. So log into your email account then copy and paste the code on the confirmation page to complete validate your account.
Note: Make sure that you have your card and a valid e-mail address for registration purposes.
Reset Ebt MyAccount Password
EBT cardholders who have forgotten their password can reset theirs online at ebtaccount.jpmorgan.com. If you no longer remember your UCard Center Password, follow the steps below to recover it.
Step 1: Click the Forgot Password just below the login area in the UCard Center page.
Step 2: Enter your User ID in the field so as to locate your account.
Step 3: Provide any other details such as date of birth or the security code to confirm your identity.
Step 4: Create and and confirm the password you would like to use when signing into your UCard Center account
Your password should:
- contain 6-10 characters
- have least one letter and number
- not include special characters (&, %, *, etc.)
- be different from user ID
- be different from last 6 passwords used before
Once you change your password, you will receive a notification e-mail to confirm that your password has been reset.
Activate Ebt Credit Card
Individuals who have received new EBT cards or replacement cards are required to activate their cards before they can access relief funds. There are two ways to do so. The first option is to call the EBT card phone number at the back of the card and follow the IVR system until you activate your card. You can also activate EBT card at ebtaccount.jpmorgan.com card validation section. To activate yours, do the following:
Step 1: Click the gray Activate Your Card button on the login section.
Step 2: Enter your EBT card number to locate your account.
Step 3: Scroll through then accept the Terms and Conditions for the UCard Center website by clicking I Accept.
Step 4: Provide your security code or date of birth to confirm your identity.
Step 5: Create a four-digit PIN for your EBT benefits card then confirm the details by submitting them.
Once you card has been activated, you can use to make purchases at stores that have EBT terminals.
Contact Ebt Customer Service
Individual and families that qualify for Food Assistance should check and contact EBT toll-free customer service number 1-800-221-5689 or their respective State numbers.