Social Security benefits to go up by 1.7 percent


Millions of older Americans will get a 1.7 percent increase in their social security monthly payments next year.

Social Security resumes mailing benefit statements


The Social Security Administration has resumed mailing statements to workers letting them know the estimated benefits they will get…

Investigators: 36,000 game disability system

Congressional investigators say Social Security has made more than $1 billion in improper disability payments to people who had jobs when they were supposed to be unable to work…

Slight increase in Social Security benefit next year

Social Security recipients shouldn’t expect a big increase in monthly benefits come January. Preliminary figures show the pay raise will be between 1 percent and 2 percent…