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Tuesday, February 9, 2021

People Born In 1960 Face Huge Permanent Social Security Benefit Reductions


People Born In 1960 Face Huge Permanent Social Security Benefit Reductions


Article Excerpt: "... feature in the Social Security benefit formula that makes the critical calculation of an individual's initial Social Security retirement benefit (which is linked to the year that workers turn age 60) is sensitive to economic recessions. Known as the average wage index (AWI)...The Social Security COVID Correction and Equity Act," introduced by Representative John Larson (CT-1), and the "Protecting Benefits for Retirees Act", introduced by Senators Tim Kaine (VA) and Bill Cassidy (LA). The Senior Citizens League strongly endorses legislation that would fix ..."


Reference: www.lelezard.com