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SSA Announcement: No cost of Living Adjustments in 2016

With consumer prices down over the past year, monthly Social Security benefits will not automatically increase in 2016. The Social Security Act provides for an automatic increase in Social Security benefits if there is an increase in inflation as measured by the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W). The period ...
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Creative Writing Workshop

“Writing is exploration. You start from nothing and learn as you go!” -E.L. Doctorow Creative writing is fun writing. It’s writing with imagination, whether … Short stories… Poems… Novels… Plays… The U.S. Embassy’s Creative Writing Workshop is a weekly group to share your English-language creative writing with others. We will read, write, discuss and have ...
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