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2013-10-30 23:21:04

The 1.5% 2014 Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) confirms that the annual boost is at record lows. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 The 1.5% 2014 Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) confirms that the annual boost is at record lows. According to an analysis by The Senior Citizens League (TSCL), the average COLA between 2010 through 2014 hits new lows at just 1.5% — far lower than the 3% average over the past 3 decades. More than 58 million beneficiaries...

2013-10-30 23:01:35

Allsup explains modest cost-of-living adjustment; Medicare Part B premium remains the same. 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...

2013-10-29 23:03:27

There are a lot of myths out there surrounding workers’ compensation, and those who buy into them could see their claims denied. To prevent that from happening, the law firm of Handler Henning & Rosenberg is setting the record straight with tips and insights into the workers’ compensation process. Lancaster, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 The world can be turned upside down by an injury related to a workplace accident, but thankfully, the Workers’ Compensation Act paves...

2013-10-29 12:24:41

High-quality user experience provides unique learning opportunity over mobile devices BOSTON, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wealth2k, Inc., the leader in advisor-centric, retirement income solutions, today announced the launch of its new website, www.wealth2k.com. The mobile-friendly website offers convenient access to Wealth2k's retirement income solutions including The Income for Life Model® and Social Security Wise(TM). According to Wealth2k Founder & CEO, David Macchia, "The new...

2013-10-24 08:36:12

BELLEVILLE, Ill., Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Spinal Association's membership division, National Spinal Cord Injury Association (NSCIA) and Allsup, a nationwide provider of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) representation, will host a free webinar -- "Back to Work with SSDI--It Doesn't Have to be Scary!" on October 31. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110413/MM82757LOGO) The webinar will: -- Provide a snapshot of the current employment...

2013-10-18 12:25:38

InvestmentNews names web-based lead-generation solution as industry's top digital communications product. BOSTON, Oct. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestmentNews has selected Social Security Wise(TM) as recipient of the 2013 Retirement Income Communications Award. This award was presented at the October conference of the Retirement Income Industry Association in Austin, TX. With 161,000,000 covered workers, Social Security is a vital component of an investor's overall strategy for...

2013-10-16 23:04:29

Online webinar presentation, "How Big is Your Retirement Shortfall?" developed by Planning Dynamics, Inc., a financial planning firm, helps baby boomers understand what it takes to prepare for retirement readiness. Arlington Heights, Illinois (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Having a worry-free retirement does not come in a bottle. Many of us have worked a lifetime in hope of retiring and not running out of money. But with a shift away from pensions and a social security system going...

2013-10-16 23:04:10

It's simple. Disability insurance will protect the incomes of players and rising stars, should a career ending injury occur, says Frank N. Darras, disability lawyer to the pros. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Jason Kidd may be the most recognized Hall of Famer to start out as head coach in the NBA this year, with a total of nine new coaches in the NBA, they all are going to be watched, closely. According to Sports Illustrated, the nine coaches come from an assortment of...

2013-10-16 16:26:50

Largest federal employee union weighs in on deal to end 16-day shutdown WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement: "On behalf of the 670,000 federal employees represented by AFGE, I am thrilled that a deal was reached to put our members back to work and restore the services American taxpayers count on. But make no mistake about it, this is not a happy day...

2013-10-15 23:36:20

The 2014 Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will mark the lowest five-year growth period since COLAs became automatic in 1975, according to a new estimate from The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 The 2014 Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will mark the lowest five-year growth period since COLAs became automatic in 1975, according to a new estimate from The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). The 2014 COLA will be about 1.4% -...