Michael Astrue, a former Social Security commissioner, talks about how and where the backlog starts.
Social Security benefits will rise 2 percent in 2018 for approximately 61 million older Americans who rely on the benefit. The annual cost-of-living adjustment is based on the third-quarter Consumer Price Index for urban wage earners and clerical workers. The COLA hasn’t been as high as 2 percent since 2011; it rose 0.3 percent this […]
Using an index that's representative of retirees would mean a bigger monthly check, but it's a tough sell.
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The breach exposed the information of about 143 million Americans.
Marketplace contributor Chris Farrell says Trump's base relies on them.
The Department of Education reclaimed about $171 million from these checks.
Florida's senior citizen population is growing, and is divided along ideological lines.
COLA will increase 0.3 percent in 2017. Social Security payments remain flat.
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