Bolsa Família 2021: New Amounts and Payment Schedule


Are you a beneficiary of Family Scholarship 2021? If the answer is yes, it is good to follow this article, as we will deal with all the details of Bolsa Família this year, in addition to the new values, we will also show the payment schedules for this year 2021.

It is worth remembering that with the arrival of the pandemic in 2020, and later the launch of emergency aid throughout Brazil, the Bolsa Família benefit was replaced by emergency aid, this rule is still valid, however, whichever has the greatest value is what will prevail.


O Family Scholarship 2021 it has certainly never been more necessary than at the time we live, due to the great economic recession we are living in, caused by the pandemic, never before in history has there been a world economic recession as great as it is now.

Family Scholarship 2021
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Family Scholarship 2021

Firstly, it is good to remember that the Bolsa Família program is a program that transfers income from Federal Government resources to the most needy population in our country, however, after the change of government, the program underwent some modifications, let's get to know all these changes .

It is worth noting that there is a possibility that the emergency aid will be extended once again, as well as the Renda Cidadã program that came in as a substitute for the Bolsa Família, however, the government went back and the program remained with that name and with these fundamentals; the traditional ”Bolsa Família”.

In 2021, the program's proposal is to obtain more resources, which may come from government budgets, in order to help millions of Brazilians who are in a vulnerable situation. According to the Secretary of the National Treasury, more families will be included in the register in 2021.

2021 Bolsa Família Payments

An important change was exactly in the program's payment method, Caixa Econômica, started making deposits for beneficiaries, through the digital social savings account, in this way, every citizen who receives the benefit ends up having an account at Caixa Econômica Federal.

In this way, beneficiaries will be able to continue to withdraw funds through the Bolsa Família card or also through the Citizen Card, however, the digital account that is also known to Brazilians as “Caixa Tem”, has already been used since last year, both for withdrawals and for FGTS redemption.

In this way, the box now offers the option of making withdrawals at the bank itself, either with a Citizen Card or a Bolsa Família card, it is also possible to make withdrawals at lottery outlets and also at accredited ATMs. It really made accessing it a lot easier.

How to use the Caixa app to receive from the Bolsa Família program

If you want to use the Caixa Tem application, you don't even need to register again or even get new passwords. The beneficiary will be able to use exactly the same password as the social card. When you receive the credit, you can also make purchases at bakeries, supermarkets and pharmacies with a virtual debit card, which is present on the Caixa Tem platform.

Through the platform, you can pay your telephone, electricity, water and even bills, regardless of your origin, if you still do not have access to the Caixa Tem platform, you must go to a Caixa Econômica Federal branch with your personal documents to create your registration.

The general public who are entitled to the Bolsa Família program are the least favored people, in situations of poverty or misery. That's why you need to be aware that you meet all the basic requirements for receiving Bolsa Família or emergency aid.

Who is entitled to receive the benefit

  • Families in poverty with a monthly income of up to r$ 89 per person.
  • Families in poverty with monthly income between r$ 89 and r$ 178 per person.
  • Families in poverty that are part of the program and have children, pregnant women or adolescents aged 0 to 17 years.

Important informations

To register, you need the following documents: birth certificate, identity card, CPF, work card, voter registration, proof of residence and for dependents, you also need the birth certificate and RG of the dependent in question.

The values for Bolsa Família 2021 are r$ 89 per month for families that are in poverty, while the variable benefit is granted to families in extreme poverty, where they have children, pregnant women or adolescents, in this case the value can be r$ 41, and each family can accumulate up to 5 benefits.

Families with teenagers aged 16 and 17 can obtain up to 2 benefits of r$ 48 each. There is also a benefit for overcoming extreme poverty, and each family can receive only one benefit per month, the amount will be calculated based on the family's income. For more information, access official government platforms or our apps category. Good luck!

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