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Signs Aging Parents Need Help Managing Finances

It’s inevitable. As we age, our bodies and our brains change, and not always like fine wine.

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How to Stop Being an ATM For Your Adult Children

Financial enabling can occur between friends and romantic partners but seems most common between parents and their adult children, financial planners say.

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Grandparents Raising Grandkids: 3 Things to Know

Oftentimes, grandparents become primary caregivers due to unforeseen circumstances. Here are three things those taking on this responsibility should consider.

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A Grandmother Asks: Don’t All Little Girls Want To Dance?

The September after I turned 4, all my neighborhood friends went off to kindergarten. I wanted to go to school too, but I was more than six months younger and ineligible.

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When one of your children becomes a financial train wreck

Giving adult children money is the norm in the U.S. Six out of 10 parents with adult children said they had given those children financial help in the previous 12 months.

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The dirt on raising healthy kids

Before my daughter-in-law Elizabeth was pregnant with the little girl that would be our first grandchild, she told me, “I want you to know that when we have children, I’m going to let them eat mud pies. I mean real mud pies.

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