AARP Blasts Social Security Benefit Increase as Too ‘Small’
The 1.5% COLA will “quickly be consumed by the rising costs of basic needs like food, utilities and health care,” says AARP.
Social Security’s 3.6% Benefit Increase Scorned as Not Enough
For the first time since 2009, the U.S. government said Wednesday that it will raise Social Security benefits with a cost-of-living adjustment, up 3.6%, and the announcement was followed by praise—and criticism.
Social Security's underfunding - what does it mean for boomers?
Social Security trust fund reserves are supposed to be dry by 2037, according to a report released Tuesday by The Social Security Board of Trustees....
Economy has baby boomers re-evaluating retirement
We knew it was going to happen. It was only a matter of time. WBKO-TV in Kentucky reports that a sour economy is causing boomers...