Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 10:27 am
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

The lack of a cost-of-living increase for Social Security recipients in 2016 also means that the majority of Medicare beneficiaries will not have an increase in the Medicare Part B premiums this year.

Friday, May 22, 2015 1:53 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

The Senior Citizens League’s “2015 Survey of Senior Costs” showed a dramatic drop in inflation over the past year, due mostly to falling oil prices.

Monday, August 25, 2014 6:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

Inflation impacts seniors differently. The Department of Labor measures that with an experimental CPI index for the elderly called the CPI-E. Is it better?

Wednesday, November 06, 2013 3:54 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Yesterday’s election included a couple of victories for retirement planning.