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May Update: 2012 Social Security Cost-Of-Living Adjustment

Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 7:43 AM
From the Calculated Risk Blog:
CPI-W could be very volatile this year because of energy prices, but if the current level holds, COLA would be around 3.5% for next year (the current 222.954 divided by the Q3 2008 level of 215.495).

This is still early - and oil and gasoline prices are falling - but it appears that COLA will increase this year.

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