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vlyons

(10,252 posts)
Wed Dec 30, 2020, 02:53 PM Dec 2020

Question on stimulus check

I'm 73, retired, and my only source of income is social security. Will we SSI recipients get a stimulus check. Or is that only for people who filed unemployment. I did get that first check a year ago.

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luv2fly

(2,475 posts)
3. 600 bucks hooray
Wed Dec 30, 2020, 02:57 PM
Dec 2020

Not really. I'm appalled. While it may put some groceries on some folk's tables, it is completely inadequate to address the need in this country.

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dubyadiprecession

(5,853 posts)
4. From what I read, you will get the money if you make less...
Wed Dec 30, 2020, 03:01 PM
Dec 2020

Than 75,000 a year.
Aside from that, I think our Government is giving us that money via a printing press.

 

Wellstone ruled

(34,661 posts)
6. Appears those direct deposits
Wed Dec 30, 2020, 03:46 PM
Dec 2020

will come within days of our regular SS payments.

And here we go again,how many of those who did not get a check in the first go around fall through the cracks once again.

Sucha NastyWoman

(2,770 posts)
7. If you got the first one (around March of this year) you should automatically get the second one.
Wed Dec 30, 2020, 03:59 PM
Dec 2020

This part has nothing to do with unemployment.

Hoping we don’t get ours before the first because due to a layoff in November,, our tax rate will be much lower next year.

KWR65

(1,098 posts)
8. If you worked long enough you should be receiving Social Security Retirement not SSI.
Wed Dec 30, 2020, 04:00 PM
Dec 2020

SSI is a welfare program. You will get the stimulus check by direct deposit if that is how you get paid for SSR otherwise they will mail you a check.

Towlie

(5,351 posts)
9. I got my first check by direct deposit like my SS checks, and I expect to get this one the same way.
Wed Dec 30, 2020, 04:36 PM
Dec 2020

 
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