Navigation Links
Social Security, Veterans Disability Recipients to See 1.5 Percent COLA Increase in Benefits for 2014
Date:10/30/2013

Belleville, Ill. (PRWEB) October 30, 2013

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) recipients and veterans disability beneficiaries will see a slight increase of 1.5 percent in their monthly benefit in 2014.

The standard Medicare Part B premium will stay the same, allowing many beneficiaries to realize the full cost-of-living adjustment (COLA), according to Allsup, a nationwide provider of Social Security disability, veterans disability appeal and Medicare plan selection services.

“In years past, the positive impact of COLA was less because many beneficiaries also saw an increase in their Medicare Part B premiums, but that won’t be as much of an issue in 2014,” explained Tricia Blazier, personal financial planning manager at Allsup.

“COLA is designed to help maintain the value of Social Security and veterans benefits despite inflation, which affects the costs of living,” Blazier said. “This very limited COLA increase indicates the low inflation rate in the economy, but it could be disappointing for those who have high healthcare expenses and primarily rely on Social Security for income.”

The average SSDI benefit will increase to $1,148 from $1,131, an increase of $17 per month, or $204 per year. Third-quarter results reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) are used by the Social Security Administration (SSA) to set the COLA. The increase takes effect for Social Security retirement and SSDI recipients in January 2014.

Automatic COLA increases have been applied to Social Security benefits every year since 1975, except for 1983, 2010 and 2011. In 1983 there was an administrative change, and in 2010-11, consumer prices did not ex
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. The Therapist Development Center Now Awarding MSW Scholarships for Second Year MSW Students with the “Promising Futures in Clinical Social Work” Scholarship Program
2. Top Health Plan Experts to Provide Strategies for Using Mobile Devices, Social Media in Nov. 7 Webinar
3. Celebrity Testimonial on Hair Restoration Breaks Social Barriers
4. Researchers propose social network modeling to fight hospital infections
5. Siragusa Vein and Vascular Launches New Health Campaign via Social Media to Educate Public About the Causes of Varicose Veins
6. Children born to teen mothers have delayed development, likely due to social factors
7. Social Media, Internet of Things and the Future of Public Health: Worldwide Industry Latest Market Share, Growth, Size, Trends, Strategy and Forecast Research Report
8. The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers are the Social Orthopedic Experts
9. "What is FOMO? – Social Media & Mental Health" Article Released by Birmingham Maple Clinic
10. Social Media Marketing Meets Small Business Networking on Ogoing.com
11. "10 Day Fest" Social Innovation Festival Opens at PolyU's Innovation Tower
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/27/2014)... The founders of VIM & VIGR, a company ... compression socks, are proud to announce the debut of their ... Pressure (TM) knitting technology that is designed to increase the ... to adding flair and style to a product that has ... eye of a writer at The New York Times ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... 27, 2014 VogueQueen.com is making every ... ladies across the world. As the premier online supplier ... is proud to release a huge selection of sexy ... outfits, it is also providing many beautiful styles in ... gowns at discounted prices. , “VogueQueen.com hopes to ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... This is a professional and ... For an overview analysis, the report introduces Insulin ... structure, industry overview, policy analysis, and news analysis, ... covers information on policy, plans for Insulin Market ... much more. , This report also ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... "The uglier, the better," says Dr. Kirk Kimmerling. "Every ... as we enjoy the ugly sweater contest." Last year's ... " It was a sight to see. She glued ... the Christmas balls were faces of the staff with Dr. ... this year, it's simple to get in on the fun. ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... 2014 VeloReality Inc. President Gary ... Life Videos (RLVs) of world-famous velo courses for the company's ... as other popular indoor velo trainers. Two dozen additional Real ... the end of November -- in time for the ... of rides in the VeloReality collection to over sixty. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:VIM & VIGR Announces Launch of Men’s Line of Compression Socks 2Health News:A New Collection of Sexy Prom Dresses Has Been Released by the Reliable Online Supplier VogueQueen.com 2Health News:Insulin Industry Analysis (Supply, Consumption) for China, America, Korea, France & Japan Research Now at ReportsnReports 2Health News:Insulin Industry Analysis (Supply, Consumption) for China, America, Korea, France & Japan Research Now at ReportsnReports 3Health News:Verde Pointe Dental Associates Hosts 2014 Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2Health News:Verde Pointe Dental Associates Hosts 2014 Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 3Health News:Winter 2015 Weather Forecast Is Warm and Dry For VeloReality Riders With New RLV Offering 2Health News:Winter 2015 Weather Forecast Is Warm and Dry For VeloReality Riders With New RLV Offering 3
... Support will be held in Las Vegas, NV. LLE - Language ... non-English speaking customers in 150 languages. , ... Washington, D.C. (Vocus) March ... from across the world will gather in Las, Vegas Nevada at the ...
... is now the only over the counter treatment for,chronic and acute ... up the healing process and prevents scar formation. , ... ... is a novel product based on revolutionary technology in the healing ...
... nearly 30 years with Ridgecrest Regional Hospital, Chief Executive Officer David ... with a rich history of healthcare leadership in the state. Suver, ... February 17, has spent his entire healthcare leadership career in California. ... ...
... The popular television show "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" ... Tucson girl diagnosed with a rare blood disorder who recently ... The program is scheduled to air on the ... (NYBC), whose divisions include Long Island Blood Services, New Jersey ...
... MedQuist Inc., (Nasdaq: MEDQ ) the largest ... announced its financial results for its full year and ... , Net revenues for the year ended December ... for the year ended December 31, 2007. The ...
... can strike younger adults , , WEDNESDAY, March 11 (HealthDay ... for quick diagnosis of a rare but potentially deadly ... death in young people. , The disease is arrhythmogenic ... causes the muscle cells of one of the heart,s ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:LLE to Deliver Language Interpretation and Translation Solutions at Annual Customer Support Conference 2Health News:LLE to Deliver Language Interpretation and Translation Solutions at Annual Customer Support Conference 3Health News:Wound Be Gone: Quickly Gaining Strong Support from Clinician Experts in the Field of Wound Healing 2Health News:Ridgecrest Regional Hospital Hires New CEO 2Health News:Ridgecrest Regional Hospital Hires New CEO 3Health News:Why Blood and Bone Marrow Donors Are So Important: 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' Profiles Blood Drive Honoree Lizzie Bell 2Health News:Why Blood and Bone Marrow Donors Are So Important: 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' Profiles Blood Drive Honoree Lizzie Bell 3Health News:MedQuist Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results 2Health News:MedQuist Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results 3Health News:MedQuist Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results 4Health News:MedQuist Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results 5Health News:MedQuist Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results 6Health News:MedQuist Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results 7Health News:MedQuist Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results 8Health News:MedQuist Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results 9Health News:MedQuist Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results 10Health News:New Test Seems to Spot Deadly Heart Condition 2Health News:New Test Seems to Spot Deadly Heart Condition 3
(Date:11/26/2014)... -- Zynerba Pharmaceuticals , Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical ... cannabinoid treatments, today announced that the company will present ... The conference will be held December 2 to 3, ... York . Zynerba,s Chairman and CEO, Armando ... December 2. To listen to a webcast ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... According to the new ... (Electric, Battery, Pneumatic), by Product (Drill, Saw, Stapler, ... Application (Orthopedic, ENT, Oral, Thoracic, Neurology) - Global ... Surgical Instruments Market is estimated to be worth ... is expected to grow at a moderate CAGR ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... , Nov. 25, 2014 ... focused on the development of mobile diagnostic ... testing in hospital and pre-hospital settings, today ... (ISO) 13485:2003 certification.  The certification was awarded ... of the world,s leading certification bodies. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Zynerba Pharmaceuticals to Present at Piper Jaffray 26th Annual Healthcare Conference 2014 2Powered Surgical Instruments Market Worth $2.1 Billion by 2019 2Powered Surgical Instruments Market Worth $2.1 Billion by 2019 3Powered Surgical Instruments Market Worth $2.1 Billion by 2019 4Nanomix Receives ISO 13485:2003 Certification 2
... Silence Therapeutics plc (AIM: SLN) ("Silence" or ... patent 7,893,245, titled "Interfering RNA Molecules," by the ... issued patent, which represents a continuation of previously ... RNAi molecules with defined positional modifications including siRNA ...
... Feb. 22, 2011 Covance Inc. (NYSE: CVD ... Annual Morningstar/NYSSA Healthcare Conference on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at ... the presentation at www.covance.com .  In order to register ... early. Covance, with headquarters in Princeton, New Jersey, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Silence Therapeutics Issued New U.S. Patent Covering Fundamental RNA Interference Technology Currently in Several Clinical Trials 2Silence Therapeutics Issued New U.S. Patent Covering Fundamental RNA Interference Technology Currently in Several Clinical Trials 3Silence Therapeutics Issued New U.S. Patent Covering Fundamental RNA Interference Technology Currently in Several Clinical Trials 4Covance to Present at the 2nd Annual Morningstar/NYSSA Healthcare Conference 2
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: