UBI payments are becoming increasingly common among cities and states as Americans continue to struggle financially from inflation.
As of right now, there are 41 states and cities that offer some sort of UBI payment program.
Many of these programs are funded using American Rescue Plan stimulus funds.
Here are different programs through Maryland, New York, and California
Baltimore, Maryland is offering a UBI payment of $1,000 per month to 200 families for two years.
The goal is to help young parents between the ages of 18 and 24 years old.
They must be biological or adoptive parents, have full or partial responsibility for caring for the child, and be at or below 300% of the federal poverty level.
This is specifically for caregivers, including parents.
The family’s income must be below 80% of the AMI for Ithaca.
In Mountain View, California, 166 people will see $500 per month.
This program will last for 2 years to support parents or caregivers with at least one child.
New York City is paying 500 mothers $1,000 per month for 18 months, then for 18 more months they’re paying them $500 every two weeks.
In Oakland, California, 600 households will see $500 per monyj for 18 months.