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CUNY TV - Financial Insecurity: Facing America's Healthcare and Retirement Crisis

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Episode Details

(2005, documentary, 56:40)
Americans have never lived longer nor enjoyed such financially comfortable retirements. But recent changes in the benefits and health care systems now place increasing responsibility on individuals to manage their current health care and the financial aspects of their retirement. Are companies and employees equipped for the new realities of health care and retirement? What can Americans do to better prepare themselves and their families?

“Financial Insecurity: Facing America's Health Care and Retirement Crisis” is a new one-hour public television documentary that explores these questions in depth. Hosted by Kelvin Boston, moderator of the PBS series Moneywise, the program features case studies of real Americans who are facing uncertain financial futures and comments by leading experts in the field.