PBS NewsHour

How coming clean about financial struggle became a calling

Clip: 09/07/2017 | 8m 47s

Despite a prestigious career and graduate degrees from top schools, Elizabeth White stood at the edge of a financial cliff for many years following the Great Recession. Author of “55, Unemployed, and Faking Normal,” White is among many who have been thrown out of work force in the midst of a changing job market. Economics correspondent Paul Solman gets an update from White about how she’s faring.

Aired: 09/07/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

The full episode is no longer available for online streaming. Why?

Please continue to enjoy extra(s) from this episode.

Problems Playing Video?