The Parent Care Solution: How Planners Can Help Clients with Aging Parents
- The Emerging Adult and the Financial Planner: Seven Years Later. Gallo, Eileen // Journal of Financial Planning;Oct2009, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p52
The article provides guidelines on how financial advisers can assist their clients who are concerned by the continued financial dependence of their adult children in the U.S. It is stated that financial planners need to be a proactive participant in working with both the parents and the young...
- 5 tough parental talks. Johnson, Emma // Real Simple;Mar2013, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p115
The article discusses five important questions concerning death and financial considerations that should be asked by adult children to their aging parents. It says that adult children can ask their parents about their will by bringing the topic in a conversation. It mentions that a power of...
- Attitudes regarding filial responsibilities to help elderly divorced parents and stepparents. Ganong, Lawrence H.; COLEMAN, MARILYN // Journal of Aging Studies;Fall98, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p271
Investigates the attitudes regarding the obligations of family members to help elderly parents and stepparents. General agreement that adult children have some responsibility to care for aged stepparents; Maintaining contact over the years as major factor to want to care for aged parents and...
- Enlisting a patient's adult children as allies. Finger, Anne L. // Medical Economics;2/10/1997, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p173
Presents tips in harnessing adult children as allies in the care of an aging parent. Issues and concerns regarding an adult child's attitude towards caring for an aging parent; Helping the family cope with an aging patient. INSETS: When the adult child is a health-care professional.;When the...
- Taking care of aging parents. Sanchez, Juanita L. // High Plains Journal;9/1/2014, Vol. 132 Issue 35, p16B
The article offers an advice on how to handle the lack of participation of one's siblings in taking care of their aging parents.
- Tough choices for American families. // Health (Time Inc. Health);Oct93, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p44
Presents the results of a telephone survey on the hopes and fears of adult Americans who have living parents. Discussion on help needed by parents; Situations feared most when parents get older; Child's responsibilities for parent's care; Use of savings for long-term care; Parents' moving-in;...
- The sandwich generation. Atlas, James // New Yorker;10/13/97, Vol. 73 Issue 31, p54
Explores the anxieties involved in taking care of ones own parents. Irrationality of thinking and decision making by the elderly; Conflict between familial responsibilities and the quest for personal satisfaction; Benefits of taking in the old parents.
- Teaching Adult Children the Facts of Life. // USA Today Magazine;Aug2003, Vol. 132 Issue 2699, p12
Focuses on how can parents teach their children about financial management. Financial facts of life which children need to learn; Tips on educating children about financial management.
- The Filial Fraction: A New Tool for Family Financial Planning. Cutler, Neal E. // Journal of Financial Service Professionals;Nov2006, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p15
This article reports on the changes occurring in financial planning as many adults have parents still alive later in life. The author notes that the term "sandwich generation" refers normally to people in their mid-40s care for their children and their older parents. The concept has been...