Tag Archives: Social Security

SSA releases updated wage base for 2019

October 11, 2018

The Social Security Administration (SSA) has released the updated wage base for 2019 raising to $132,900. The release came on Oct. 11, 2018, and increases the wage base by $4,500 from the 2018 threshold of $128,400. For more information, visit https://www.ssa.gov/news/press/releases/2018/#10-2018-1. For guidance on Social Security and Medicare, contact your account manager or call 888-556-0123.


Social Security, Medicare make changes in 2018

December 27, 2017

Changes were made to Social Security and Medicare benefits and premium calculations effective in 2018. Here is a review: Social Security Social Security recipients will see a 2% hike in their benefits in 2018. Individuals who are 62 through 65 by the end of 2018 can make up to $17,040 before they lose any benefits. […]