Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for more than 66 million Americans will increase 2.0 percent in 2018. The 2.0 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will begin with benefits payable to more than 61 million Social Security beneficiaries in January 2018. Increased payments to more ...
Oct 23, 2017 ... Social Security Administration has approved the third-biggest cost of living adjustment since 2009 for next year.
Oct 13, 2017 ... Social Security checks are going up 2 percent in 2018, the U.S. government announced Friday. It's the first substantial raise in years. More than 66 million Americans receive Social Security payments. Most recipients are seniors over age 65, but some payments also go to the severely disabled and orphans.
Oct 13, 2017 ... Social Security checks are set to increase by 2% next year.
Oct 23, 2017 ... Good news for 61.5 million Americans receiving Social Security benefits: your monthly checks are about to get larger. Yes, it's time for a Social Security update, with positives and negatives: Positive: Beginning in 2018, Social Security beneficiaries will receive a 2% boost to their monthly payouts.
Oct 13, 2017 ... Hurricanes Harvey and Irma caused a lot of hardship, but there's a silver lining for seniors: The storms could end up giving retirees a few extra dollars in their Social Security checks next year.
Oct 13, 2017 ... WASHINGTON — Millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees are getting a 2 percent increase in benefits next year--the largest increase since 2012. Still, that comes to only $25 a month for the average beneficiary. The Social Security Administration announced the cost-of-living increase Friday.
Sep 14, 2017 ... Will the 2018 Social Security COLA be raised as high as the SSA's 2.2% median projection? If not, you have September to blame for that, experts say.
Oct 21, 2017 ... For tens of millions of Americans, Social Security provides a financial foundation that they simply couldn't live without. Data from the Social Security Administration (SSA) in 2016 finds that 62% of retired workers -- and there are more than 42 million of them receiving a monthly stipend from the SSA -- relies ...