The 2024 cost-of-living adjustment comes out to 3.2%, a pretty modest amount compared to past years.
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As the rich get richer, their income is escaping taxation.
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Supplemental Security Income payments and veterans 'payments could be among the first checks to be delayed.
This month Social Security checks went up by an 8.7% cost of living increase. But what happens to social security in the future?
The adjustment is likely to be announced this week and expected to be around 9%. It's welcome news for recipients struggling with inflation.
The program is expected to provide a large benefits increase in 2023. Until then, many on fixed incomes have to tighten their budgets.
Waiting until age 70 to file for Social Security means a roughly 76% boost to benefits.