Social Secu­ri­ty update: First round of April’s pay­ments worth $4,873 goes out in five days

Social Security update: First round of April’s payments worth ,873 goes out in five days

The ini­tial round of April’s three Social Secu­ri­ty pay­ments, worth up to $4,873 for the high­est income earn­ers who retire at 70, will go out to the first group of retirees in five days.
The pay­ment will go out to ben­e­fi­cia­ries on Wednes­day, April 10, to peo­ple who were born on or between the first and 10th of the month, accord­ing to the Social Secu­ri­ty Administration’s cal­en­dar. 
Peo­ple born on or after the 11th of their birth month will receive their checks in one of two lat­er checks, on April 17, and April 24. 
The max­i­mum amount a retiree can receive depends on cer­tain fac­tors, such as their age at the time of retire­ment, the amount they paid into Social Secu­ri­ty, and the num­ber of years they paid into the pro­gram. But the age of retire­ment is the biggest fac­tor.
The high­est amount that a …