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COLA Danger - Your Cost of Living Adjustment May be Delayed !

Tommy Blackburn, CFP®, CPA, PFS, of Mason & Associates reviews Federal pension cost of living adjustments (COLAs) and situations in which they are delayed.

About the Episode:

• Federal (FERS) pension benefits have increased by nearly 13% since 2022.

• Federal employees who retired before age 62 missed this increase.

• Pensions will not be cost of living adjusted if retiring at MRA.

•  Exceptions apply for LEO retirees, disability annuitants and others.