As you approach retirement age, it’s natural to start thinking about how you’ll be able to maintain your lifestyle without a regular income from work. Fortunately, there are several ways to get free money or assistance from the government in retirement. Taking advantage of the programs available to you can help ensure that you have the financial resources you need to enjoy a comfortable and secure retirement.
In November 2022, the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payment schedule will return to the normal following two consecutive months of deviations. According to the Social Security Administration, SSI payments are usually made on the first of the month. If the first falls on a weekend, payments will be made on Friday before.