Craigslist makes turning food stamps into cash a SNAP From the article... Okay, solution is make the cards photo cards. Cardholder can't get in for the photo? Then you can't go shopping for yourself, so you get to designate an authorized representative. who will have access to your EBT food benefit and/or cash aid benefit account. The AR will have a separate card with his or her own account number and PIN. The EBT system is able to track which card is used to access your account. The AR will have their photo on their card. That should prevent selling EBT cards.