By Eve Kaplan, CFP® Professional
What should you do when your parent or parents’ financial problems become your problems? We Americans are notoriously private about financial matters; it’s common for adult children and parents to share very little in the way of financial information. This kind of privacy can come back to bite us, however, when issues or problems our aging parents face become our financial problems, too. Here are two examples of how adult children tackled these issues.
- Janice and her mother, Joy:
Janice’s mother, Joy, is in her early 80s. Her father passed away several years ago. Both …Read More