The Federal Eye: inflation adjustment

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Retirees to get 1.5 percent inflation increase to benefits

Cost of living adjustment for retirees exceeds expected pay raise for federal workers.

By Eric Yoder  |  09:17 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cola, federal retirement, inflation adjustment, retirement, social security

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Closely watched COLA announcement to be delayed

Measurement of inflation used to increase payments for federal retirees and others is stalled by funding lapse.

By Eric Yoder  |  10:45 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cola, consumer price index, federal retiremenet, inflation adjustment, social security