Julie Boyd has written and been interviewed in relation to this issue which is of concern to her because of the situations many of her friends are now experiencing.
ARTICLES at The HOOPLA
Older, Wiser and Flat Broke http://thehoopla.com.au/older-wiser-flat-broke/
Also published in Adage: http://blog.adage.com.au/2012/08/30/older-wiser-and-flat-broke/
Why It’s Come to This http://thehoopla.com.au/bank-manager-sigh/
The Fate of Older Women The Fate of Older Women
Mary’s Faustian Dilemma Mary’s Dilemma
INTERVIEW for PARITY VOl 25 NO 1, 2012 (p22-23) Parity Vol25-01 (April)