The payment will go out in 23 days, on Friday, March 1, and marks the second paycheck for 2024, after no payments went out in January because of a scheduling quirk in the Social Security Administration’s calendar.
There are three categories recipients can choose from when filing for the payments: individual, joint, or as an essential person. The essential person category is for those who live with people receiving SSI payments and provide them with necessary care.
The maximum amount each person can receive through this program depends on how each recipient filed for the payment.
Individual filers can receive up to $943 each month, eligible couples can receive up