Meet the new SKI set: That"s Spending the Kids Inheritance on sports cars and luxury holidays even as their offspring struggle to make ends meet


Meet the new SKI set: That"s Spending the Kids Inheritance on sports cars and luxury holidays even as their offspring struggle to make ends meet

Meet the new SKI set: That”s Spending the Kids Inheritance on sports cars and luxury holidays even as their offspring struggle to make ends meet

1:51 AM on 1st August 2011

Let the good times roll: Bethan with her parents Gwynn and Gwyneth. Bethan thinks her parents are having fun spending her inheritance

Let the good times roll: Bethan with her parents Gwynn and Gwyneth. Bethan thinks her parents are having fun spending her inheritance

Golden years: June and Peter Marshall riding an elephant in Thailand. The couple took out a Lifetime Mortgage in 2005

Golden years: June and Peter Marshall riding an elephant in Thailand. The couple took out a Lifetime Mortgage in 2005 so they could enjoy life

On the road: Trish and Peter Thornton enjoying their retirmement with his Austin Healey

On the road: Trish and Peter Thornton enjoying their retirmement with his Austin Healey

Just 20 years ago most pensioners believed they would spend their retirement babysitting their grandchildren, gardening and reading - not on holiday. Picture posed by models

Just 20 years ago most pensioners believed they would spend their retirement babysitting their grandchildren, gardening and reading – not on holiday. Picture posed by models