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Generations Apart - Baby Boomers: Cathy

Duration: 01:24

Cathy would like to retire from the sheltered housing she runs, but can’t afford to. She doesn't qualify for a full state pension because she spent time back in Trinidad, where she was born, when her kids were growing up. And leaving work also means leaving home - she'll have to move out of the flat she gets as part of the job. She’s nervous about the future but feels she can’t put retirement off forever.

Available since: Mon 1 Aug 2011

This clip is from

Generations Apart Series 1, Baby Boomers

1/2 Generations Apart tracks people from two wildly different generations.

First broadcast: 08 Aug 2011

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