Bette Baldwin gestures as she speaks during an interview at the St. Andrews Estates North retirement community, Monday, Oct. 11, 2010 in Boca Raton, Fla. Seniors prepared to cut back on everything ... more 
Bette Baldwin gestures as she speaks during an interview at the St. Andrews Estates North retirement community, Monday, Oct. 11, 2010 in Boca Raton, Fla. Seniors prepared to cut back on everything from food to charitable donations to whiskey as the news spread Monday that they will have to wait until at least 2012 to see their Social Security checks increase. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Wilfredo Lee
Thu, Oct 14, 2010 9:53 PM EDT