5 Questions Seniors Can Ask to Spot a Social Security Fraud Scam
Social security and other government benefits are a huge part of many seniors’ lives. Unfortunately, this means criminals often disguise themselves as these programs to take advantage of those over 65. So, to assist in protecting seniors, the Social Security Administration (SSA) instituted National Slam the Scam Day in 2020. [...]
The Story Behind California’s Biggest Ocean Swells in 15 Years
The start of a new year is supposed to be a time of reflection. But so far, 2023 has brought more than that. For California, torrential rain was also part of the package! Yes, The Golden State has seen more than its share of harsh weather already this year. And [...]
Are Medicare and Social Security Cuts Coming in 2023?
Are you wondering how the ongoing budget debates in Washington D.C. could lead to social security cuts in 2023? If so, you aren’t alone. Medicare and social security are two of the most important programs for seniors in the United States. Just over 18% of American adults were on Medicare [...]
Guess What’s Back? (Hint: It’s the Flu)
Looking back over the last few years, have you noticed you battled fewer colds and likely didn’t catch the flu at all? If you did, you’re not alone. For most of us, the precautions put in place to prevent COVID had the happy side effect of also protecting us from [...]
Will You Have an Increase in Social Security Benefits this Year?
You may be hearing quite a bit in the news recently about the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA)—the annual increase in social security benefits intended to keep up with inflation. But how does this affect you? With inflation on the rise in 2023, can you expect a bigger COLA this [...]