Created: April 09, 2020 04:56 AM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Check your bank accounts because you could receive your federal stimulus check as soon as Thursday.
The payouts are expected to go out in waves.
The first group of Americans who will receive the cash are people who have already given their bank account information to the IRS. That means people who have filed their taxes either this year or last year, as well as social security beneficiaries who have direct deposit.
If you don't see the money on Thursday, don't be alarmed. Federal officials say realistically most people won't get the checks until next week.
Here's the breakdown of what you'll get:
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