TITLE

NEFE Study: Parents Supporting Children Well Into Adulthood

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Credit Union Journal;6/20/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study commissioned by the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) and conducted by Harris Interactive in May 2011, which showed that 59% of the sample population of parents are still supporting their adult children financially even they are no longer in school.
ACCESSION #
61801107

 

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