Social Secu­ri­ty update: Sec­ond round of direct pay­ments worth up to $4,555 to arrive in one day

Mil­lions of retired seniors will receive their Sep­tem­ber Social Secu­ri­ty pay­ments in one day. The pay­ments are worth up to $4,555 for those who retired at the age of 70.
The Wednes­day pay­ments will be the sec­ond round of three Social Secu­ri­ty pay­ments for the month, and they will go to peo­ple born between the 11th and 20th of their birth month. Social Secu­ri­ty pay­ments begin on the sec­ond Wednes­day of every month, and each wave goes out in its own week.
A dif­fer­ent group of retirees, com­pris­ing seniors who receive both Sup­ple­men­tal Secu­ri­ty Income and Social Secu­ri­ty ben­e­fits, senior cit­i­zens who retired before 1997, and retirees who live out­side of the coun­try, received their pay­ments on Sept. 7.
The max­i­mum pay­ment for each retiree depends on cer­tain fac­tors, such as the per­son­’s age at retire­ment, how much they paid into Social Secu­ri­ty, and how many years they paid into the pro­gram.
One of the largest con­sid­er­a­tions is the age at which rec …