• Social Security checks to get 2% bigger next year

    8 days ago - By CNN Money

    The Social Security Administration announced a 2% increase to Social Security payments for 2018.
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  • Gotcha! Social Security Benefits Rising 2% In 2018, But Most Retirees Won't See Extra Cash

    8 days ago - By Forbes

    Many retirees will find most or all of their Social Security boost eaten up by a jump in the Medicare Part B premiums deducted from their monthly checks.
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  • Social Security recipients will see 2 percent boost in 2018

    Social Security recipients will see 2 percent boost in 2018

    8 days ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - Millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees will get a 2 percent increase in benefits next year, the largest increase since 2012, thought it comes to only $25 a month for the average beneficiary.
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  • Cost of Living Adjustment increases 2.0% in 2018, Contribution Base increased to $128,700

    8 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    With the release of the CPI report this morning, we now know the Cost of Living Adjustment , and the contribution base for 2018.
    From Social Security: Social Security Announces 2.0 Percent Benefit Increase for 2018
    Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits for more than 66 million Americans will increase 2.0 percent in 2018, the Social Security Administration announced today.
    The 2.0 percent cost-of-living adjustment will begin with benefits payable to more than 61 million Social Security beneficiaries in January 2018. Increased payments to more than 8 million SSI...
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