With no COLA coming in 2016 for Social Security recipients, budgeting becomes even more important for seniors on a fixed income.
The increase is modest, but the impact affects millions.
It looks like the 2015 COLA will be about 1.7 percent — bad news for Social Security recipients hoping for more.
Democratic supporters applaud Obama for putting an end to this unpopular proposal.
The final 2014 budget deal reduced cost-of-living adjustments for retired military who are younger than 62 by 1 percent. Can Social Security be far behind?
Do you think Social Security recipients deserve a bigger raise than 1.5 percent in 2014?
Yesterday’s election included a couple of victories for retirement planning.
Social Security’s cost of living increase in 2014 will be 1.5 percent. Is that too puny?
The early line from the Congressional Budget Office estimates Social Security will go up 1.5 percent in 2014.
Putting the squeeze on how we calculate the rising cost of living could be a good way to keep us from flying off the “fiscal cliff.”