social security

Social Security scam calls on the rise

SALEM, Ore. – A Social Security scam targeting Oregonians has become widespread enough to catch the attention of the Oregon Department of Revenue. State officials said they’re seeing a spike in reports from concerned citizens regarding suspicious phone calls. “The callers fraudulently …

Social Security benefits set to increase

Washington, D.C. (NBCNC) – Millions of Social Security recipients will get an increase in their benefits. Friday morning, the Social Security Administration announced a 2% cost-of-living increase next year. It’s the largest increase since 2012 but comes to only about $25 a …