Monthly Archives: December 2016

Final 2017 numbers for Social Security COLA and Medicare Premium Increases

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) — The agency that oversees Medicare and Social Security-recently announced the final figures on 2017 cost of living increases for Social Security and new Medicare premiums and deductibles. Social Security recipients will receive a tiny 0.3% cost of living adjustment (COLA) increase for 2017. This would increase the…