The payment, which goes out in 20 days on March 1, will mark the second paycheck for 2024 since no payments went out in January due to a scheduling quirk in the Social Security Administration’s calendar.
The maximum amount each person can get through this program depends on the way each of the recipients filed for the payment.
There are three categories for beneficiaries to 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.
Individual filers can receive up to $943 each month, eligible couples can receive