$250 checks sent to seniors on Thursday
May 8th 2009 12:12PM
Updated May 8th 2009 2:47PM
In addition to going out to Social Security and SSI recipients, stimulus money is also being sent to railroad retirees and disabled veterans.According to government estimates, 64 million Americans will receive stimulus money this year. The total cost to the federal budget will be around $13 billion. The $250 payments are the largest going out to individual Americans, CNN points out. Only time will tell if these infusions of money will show up as economic relief. Please tell us in the comments section how you plan to spend your $250 stimulus money?