NCOA: SNAP cost-of-living adjustments go into effect next month

The Food and Nutrition Service recently released the fiscal year (FY) 2015 Cost-of-Living Adjustments (COLA) to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) maximum allotments, income eligibility standards, and deductions. Effective Oct. 1, maximum allotments will increase for 48 states, D.C., Guam, and U.S. Virgin Islands. Shelter cap values and minimum standard deductions will also see slight … Continue reading

Social Security Administration: Social Security Announces 1.5 Percent Benefit Increase for 2014

Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for nearly 63 million Americans will increase 1.5 percent in 2014, the Social Security Administration announced today. The 1.5 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will begin with benefits that more than 57 million Social Security beneficiaries receive in January 2014.  Increased payments to more than 8 million … Continue reading

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