WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Medicare's hospital insurance trust fund will be exhausted in 2030, trustees of the program said Monday in their annual report. The estimate is four years later than projected last year, and is due to lower-than-expected spending, trustees said. The Social Security trust fund, meanwhile, will be solvent until 2033, the same as estimated last year. Benefits would be cut but not stopped if the trust funds ever become exhausted.
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