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Can you afford to retire?

Author: Hedrick SmithRick YoungDavid EwingEric KayePublic Broadcasting Service (U.S.)All authors
Publisher: [Arlington, Va.] : PBS, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The baby boomer generation is headed for a shock as it hits retirement: many of them will be long on life expectancy but short on savings. The two main strategies for funding retirement--lifetime pensions and 401(k)-style savings plans--are in serious trouble. FRONTLINE correspondent Hedrick Smith investigates this looming financial crisis and the outlook for middle-class Americans.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Internet videos
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Public affairs television programs
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Hedrick Smith; Rick Young; David Ewing; Eric Kaye; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
OCLC Number: 69009730
Notes: Streaming video file.
Title from title frames (viewed June 17, 2009).
Originally broadcast as a segment of the television program Frontline, a production of WGBH Boston, on May 16, 2006.
Credits: Correspondent, Hedrick Smith ; editor, David Ewing ; original music, Eric Kaye.
Awards: Emmy Awards, 2005: Outstanding documentary on a business and financial topic.
Description: 1 video file (approximately 60 min.) : digital, sound, color
Details: System requirements: Adobe Flash Player.; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: 1. A new era (7 min., 8 sec.) --
2. Inside United's bankruptcy (17 min., 59 sec.) --
3. Save yourself (15 min., 9 sec.) --
4. What's ahead? (16 min., 8 sec.).
Other Titles: Frontline (Television program)
Responsibility: produced and directed by Rick Young ; written by Hedrick Smith & Rick Young ; a Frontline coproduction with Hedrick Smith Productions, Inc.
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The baby boomer generation is headed for a shock as it hits retirement: many of them will be long on life expectancy but short on savings. The two main strategies for funding retirement--lifetime pensions and 401(k)-style savings plans--are in serious trouble. FRONTLINE correspondent Hedrick Smith investigates this looming financial crisis and the outlook for middle-class Americans.

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