Marketplace Money for Friday, July 13, 2012
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Today we're going talk oldies-but-goodies, seniors. Yup, mom and dad, that's you. You and a whole lot of other people. As baby-boomers grow up, the number of seniors in this country is ballooning. On this weekend's show we'll talk about the financial hurdles of being grandma and grandpa. Why helping out too much could put retirement at risk. Plus, one family's journey to assisted living.
Posted In: parents, seniors, Assisted living, spending
Learn about the challenges families face when trying to place a parent into an assisted-living facility.
Posted In: Food, great depression, eating, frugality
At nearly 100, YouTube phenomenon Clara Cannucciari has been inspiring viewers with her "poor man's meals."