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Social Security Recipients To Get Bigger Inflation Hike In 2019

A 2.8% inflation adjustment might not seem like a lot, but compared to previous years, it’s an epic leap. If you receive Social Security benefits, that 2.8% increase is the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) you’re likely to get in 2019. If that seems skimpy, just realize it would be the biggest inflation hike since […]

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Congratulations! You Got A Social Security Increase. Now Here’s The Bad News.

Here’s your raise! Congratulations! If you are on Social Security, you’re getting a raise in 2017! Now here’s the bad news. It’s only $5 a month. You may have already heard that Social Security cost of living adjustments (COLAs) will be a little skimpy next year. The increase, which is based on the prior year’s inflation, […]

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