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What’s the Lowest Your Social Security Increase Will Likely Be? | Personal-finance

(Keith Speights) You might have heard a lot recently about the huge Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) that’s on the way. Some are predicting the increase could be nearly 11%. However, it’s usually a good idea to hope for the best while preparing for the worst. There are some reasons you shouldn’t count on a …

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Inflation in Seattle has spiked by 10.1% over the past year.

Data: FRED, Bureau of Labor Statistics; Chart: Simran Parwani/Axios Inflation is escalating fast in Seattle’s metro area. By the numbers: As of the end of June, prices for consumer goods in the Seattle-Bellevue-Tacoma metro area rose by 3.2% over the previous two months, according to the latest Consumer Price Index figures. Inflation in the Puget …

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