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The 2014 Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report

The 5 Key Things to Know About Social Security and Medicare via Reuters and Time.com

No need to panic, but both Social Security and Medicare face long-term financial challenges, this year's trustees report finds. There's still time to make fixes.

The 2014 Social Security Trustees’ Report via Center on Budget and Policy Priorities statement

Social Security can pay full benefits for close to two decades, the new trustees’ report shows, but will then face a significant, though manageable, funding shortfall that the President and Congress should address in the near future.

Medicare in Good Health — for Now via AARP

Medicare is in much better health and has a somewhat longer life expectancy than previously expected, according to the 2014 Medicare Trustee’s report released July 28, 2014.

The 2014 Medicare Trustees’ Report via Center on Budget and Policy Priorities statement

Health reform, along with other factors, has significantly improved Medicare’s financial outlook, boosting revenues and making the program more efficient.

08/07/2014