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Retirement Weekly: Straight talk about next year’s Social Security COLA

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You think the presidential contest is controversial? Try discussing Social Security’s cost-of-living adjustment.

I should know, because a year ago I devoted a column to discussing the pros and cons of various ways of calculating Social Security’s COLA. In response I got more angry emails than to virtually any other column I’m written over the last two decades.

Perhaps…