Posts Tagged ‘COLAs’

  • The CPI: Social Security COLAs

    Apr 11, 13 • 132 Views • UncategorizedNo Comments

    Our story starts with Ida Mae Fuller. At 65, in 1940, Ms. Fuller got the first US monthly Social Security retirement check for $22.54. In 1941, she got $22.54 each month. In 1942, 1943, and 1944 she still got her $22.54. Until 1950, she received $22.54 a...