Here’s how to track your stimulus check with the IRS Get My Payment app now

The IRS started sending coronavirus stimulus checks in April.


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Even if you’re blessed with abundant patience, you might be curious about the status of your stimulus check, and if the IRS has processed it yet. You might even want to know how you’ll get your money — as a direct deposit to your bank account or in the mail as a check or prepaid debit card. We’ll show you how to use the IRS’ Get My Payment online portal so you can see more information about where your check is and when you might get it. 

Using the tool isn’t hard. You’ll just have to enter some specific information and spend a few minutes online to get the status of your coronavirus relief money. As of May 22, the IRS has made 152 million payments — if you’re getting antsy wondering where yours is, here are nine reasons your check may be delayed or might not arrive at all.

After tracking your payment status with the IRS, you might also consider signing up for

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