Tag Archives: COLA

Likely No Cost-of-Living-Adjustment (COLA) in 2016 for Social Security

Due to low gasoline prices, the federal government might not be making a cost of living adjust in 2016 for Social Security recipients. If you need more information about a Social Security Disability/SSI matter, personal injury matter (car wreck, boating accident, … Continue reading

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Social Security – 2015 COLA Numbers Released

     The government recently announced that Social Security Disability and SSI recipients will see a 1.7% increase in benefits for the cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) starting in January of 2015. The COLA is based on the Consumer Price Index from the … Continue reading

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Cost-of-Living Adjustment for Social Security

     Social Security Disability and SSI recipients will see a 1.5% increase in benefits for the cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) starting in January of 2014.  The COLA is based on the Consumer Price Index from the third quarter of the current … Continue reading

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Predicted Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA)

It is predicted that the 2013 Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) will be 1.8%. However, the Social Security Administration will not release the official number until October. The COLA affects benefits for retired and disabled workers.  If you need more information … Continue reading

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Important Information for Social Security Disability and SSI Claimants

Periodically I like to post some useful information for Social Security Disability and SSI claimants in Tennessee.  For instance, as result of the 2012 Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) of 3.6%, certain changes occur within the SSDI and SSI programs.  … Continue reading

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Social Security Administration Announces 3.6% COLA for 2012

On Wednesday, October 19, 2011, the Social Security Administration put out a press release announcing that the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) for beneficiaries will be 3.6% in 2012.  This adjustment affects individuals receiving Old Age and Social Security Disability … Continue reading

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