2012 Social Security Rates: See Social Security Administration website: www.ssa.gov
There will be a 3.6% Cost of Living Increase (COLA) in 2012. By law, Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits increase automatically each year if there is an increase in the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners (CPI-W), from the third quarter of the last year to the corresponding period of the current year.
2012 Medi-Cal Resources Rates
Community Spouse Resource Allowance (CSRA): $113,640. (up from $109,560)
Minimum Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance (MMMNA) : $2,841.00 (up from $2,739)