Prudential Financial Inc. has helped a public television station in its home state air a 1-hour program on preparing for retirement.

Prudential Foundation, an affiliate of Prudential, Newark, N.J. (NYSE:PRU), has backed “Ready to Retire?”, a program produced by NJN Public Television.

The show, which features the stories of individuals who are preparing to retire, premiered June 22 and will air again on NJN at 4 p.m. June 27.

The program can be watched online at http://www.njn.net/television/specials/readytoretire

The Prudential Foundation has posted retirement stories and Web tools at http://www.prudentialfoundation.org/readytoretire