Did anyone realize that a big chunk of change has been taken out of your 2013 paychecks?
I noticed it immediately and asked several of my peers, but none of them seemed to notice a change. Hello? I’m talking about hundreds and hundreds of dollars missing out of a single paycheck. That’s right. You are not immune. Every single one of you is impacted.
Uncle Sam has gone Jack the Ripper on us and bloody slashed our take-home pay by increasing the social security tax rate from 4.2% to 6.2%.
That’s a mini iPad that I can be purchasing every month, going instead to the dole.