IN just one week, SSI recipients will receive their second boosted check for 2023.
The payments will go out on February 1, more than a month after beneficiaries saw their last payments on December 30.
SSI beneficiaries usually receive checks on the first of the month, but some months are different because of holidays or weekends.
This year, payments are worth $914, an increase from last year when recipients cashed in $841 each month.
This is because of the cost-of-living-adjustment of 8.7 percent.
The COLA increase is meant to help Americans battle inflation each year.
In addition, 33 states supplement SSI benefits, pushing the benefit even higher for millions of Americans.
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