Many Americans are waiting to receive a stimulus check boost before Christmas, as the state and local governments are planning to send payments.
These payments will arrive in the form of stimulus checks or as a basic income.
The States/ Cities That Are Helping With Such Stimulus Checks
9 million California residents will receive stimulus checks before the end of 2021 as part of the Golden State Stimulus II program.
The state of Florida is planning to issue stimulus checks in the month of December to first responders pre-K up to 12th-grade teachers, with those eligible able to receive a one-off payment of $1,000. It has been said by Gov. Ron DeSantis that 175,000 teachers and 3,600 principals will be able to receive the money.
The residents of Maine have been receiving checks since the 15th of November, with a one-off payment of $285 going out towards half a million people in the State.
In Maryland, there are stimulus checks heading to the poorest families and individuals, with qualifying families receiving $500 checks while individuals can claim $300.
Recurring payments worth $500 began to be sent out to 100 low-income fathers by the state of Columbia in September, and these will be loaded onto debit cards, with the payments being sent out for 12 months in total.
As part of Louisiana’s financial literacy program, teenagers will be given $350 in monthly payments, with the first batch set to be sent out in December and the program set to last for the next 10 months. The people who are able to qualify for this must be between the ages of 16 and 24 and either unemployed or not in school.