Listen Up Retirees: There Will Be No Cost of Living Increase

For Social Security Benefits in 2016 The latest news released by the Social Security Administration has not been well-received by the 65 million retirees, disabled workers and their families who rely on Social Security benefits for their day-to-day living expenses:  For the third time in seven years, Social Security recipients will not see a cost of living increase to their monthly checks. How Can Social Security Benefits Remain Flat When Medical Expenses Are Sky-Rocketing? With the cost of medical care soaring, this doesn’t seem to make any sense, does it?  It does when the metric used to calculate cost of [...]