China and Japan--own about $7 trillion of that total. The federal government owns almost $7 trillion of that. Social Security has $3 trillion or so. Those aren't relevant to the average investor in the U.S.; they are just irrelevant
based on inflation over the past year. For example, the 1.7% increase in the CPI will mean a similar increase in Social Security payments in January. It's not much of an increase, but it is paired with no increase in at least one part of the
her bearings. Before she sold her home, she was asset-rich with very meager cash flow (single, 66 yrs old, social security $1200 per month). She has approx. $115K split evenly between a ROTH and a Traditional IRA. She has had to make
fashionable, with proposals to hike the ages for Social Security eligibility. However, it is unrealistic as a mass ..... While individual situations do vary, the blend of Social Security and 40 years' worth of determined defined-contribution
October 30, 2013. We will announce the next COLA in October 2014." I believe Oct. 22 is the day. S Edit: Apparently 1.7% http://finance.yahoo.com/news/government-announce- social - security -cola-073122071.html
savings/investments are in tax-[advantaged] accounts (403(b), 457)," he said. "... I expect RMDs plus Social Security to provide sufficient support for our typical monthly expenditures. I will reinvest 'excess RMDs' in the future
want $80,000 per year and you have $50,000 from Social Security and pensions, you probably don't need a DIA or ..... want $80,000 a year: You've got $20,000 from Social Security ; that's someone who should really consider buying
1% growth for September, year-over-year inflation would drop back to 1.8% (which should approximate the Social Security Cost of Living Adjustment for 2015, which is based on a very similar average to this one) on a three-month average
NEW DELHI, Oct 16 (Reuters) - India will simplify employment rules and ease the way for people changing jobs to move social security funds, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday, unveiling steps to reform the labour sector long sought by investors.
PORTLAND, Ore., Oct 14 (Reuters) - Hackers gained access to social security numbers and other sensitive information from up to around 850,000 Oregon job-seekers in a massive breach that began some time before Oct. 6, the state's employment department said on Tuesday.