Closing the Gap

Leyes, Maggie
December 2005
Advisor Today;Dec2005, Vol. 100 Issue 12, p31
Trade Publication
The article cites a survey which found that older Americans are much more willing to talk about their financial affairs especially estate planning than their boomer children are. The survey shows that seventy-one percent of older parents said that they are comfortable talking to their children about their will while only fifty-four percent of children said they would be alright asking their parents about its content. In addition, boomers are unaware that their parents are willing to open about their planning. INSET: READY TO TALK.


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