Social Security Questions? Ask a Social Security Expert
Your retirement payment will be received and start around September in a certain day because your birthday in August. Enclosed is the calendar schedule of payment for social security for 2016. https://www.ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-10031.pdf
Social Security payments are always made for the previous month. Therefore, you should receive in August your disability payment for July in August.
Fiona Chen, MPA, Ph.D., CPA, ABV, CFF, CITP