How Much Will SSI Checks Increase in 2013

SSI Checks for 2013 will increase 1.7% per the cost of living increase according to federal officials.  The first check with this COLA Increase for 2013 will be issued on December 31st 2012 – the check that will be issued for January.  This makes the maximum federal benefit for SSI in 2013 $710 for an individual and $1,066 for a married couple.

Please not that some states supplement the federal benefit.