Stay vigilant on Social Security
Social Security recipients will get a 2.8 percent cost-of-living adjustment in monthly benefits beginning in January. The average individual retired Social Security beneficiary is expected to see a monthly benefit jump from $1,422 to $1,461. The estimated monthly increase is $39, or $468 for the year.
While it is much appreciated, it does not really keep up with gas prices and healthcare costs. Still, it is something. And we have to be vigilant through the next year to make sure