Social Security Disability Insurance 2023: When you can expect your check in January

Waiting for you Health Insurance check to arrive? The latest round of January checks were sent out on Wednesday. This month, SSDI recipients got a big increase in their checks because of the 2023 cost-of-living adjustment, which is the change the Social Security Administration makes each year to keep checks in line. food and the economy.

How soon you get your money depends on two things: your birthday and the year you started getting SSDI money. SSDI follows a similar structure to Security payments, unless you have received SSDI checks for many years. We will explain below.

For more information, here’s why Supplemental Income recipients do not receive a check in January.

SSDI payment schedule if you received it since 1997 or earlier

If you are an SSDI recipient since 1997 or earlier, your payment is due by the third day of every month.

There are exceptions, however. If the third day of the month falls on a weekend or holiday, you will receive your payment on the nearest business day. For example, September 3 falls on a Sunday in 2023, so recipients will receive their payment on Friday, September 1.

There are no calendar exceptions for the January check, so recipients can expect their payments to arrive. Jan. 3.

When your check arrives depends on your date of birth and the year you started receiving SSDI.

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The timing of SSDI payments for everyone else depends on their date of birth

Payments for those who have not received SSDI benefits since 1997 or earlier follow the same schedule as Social Security. Here’s how it works:

  • If your birthday falls between the 1st and 10th of the month, your money will be sent on the second Wednesday of the month.
  • If your birthday falls between the 11th and 20th of the month, your money will be sent on the third Wednesday of the month.
  • If your birthday falls between the 21st and 31st of the month, your money will be sent on the fourth Wednesday of the month.

When will you receive your January SSDI payment?

The January SSDI payment includes the cost of living adjustment for 2023. This is when your payment is due, depending on your birthday:

Jan. 11: SSDI payments for those whose birthdays fall between the 1st and 10th of any month.

January 18: SSDI payments for those whose birthdays fall between the 11th and 20th of any month.

January 25: SSDI payments for those whose birthdays fall between the 21st and 31st of any month.

For more information, here How to increase your Social Security COLA benefit online. Also, this is the way contact the SSA to resolve any questions or problems with your Secure Payments.

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