Jul 16, 2012 For many seniors, they reach a point where they can't do it all and they need a little to a lot of help. The cost of the assistance often falls to the children.
Jul 16, 2012 Taking a look at how to provide for an elderly relative who is having trouble taking care of himself or herself.
May 16, 2012 The Government Accountability Office says the number of long-term unemployed 55 and older has more than doubled since the recession began back in 2007. That's bad news for the economy and children of retirees.
Apr 25, 2012 The poverty rate among older Americans is up, with the highest rate among the "oldest old."
Apr 6, 2012 People age 60 and older owe more than $36 billion in student loans. Tess discusses the latest debt bubble with Marketplace Education correspondent Amy Scott.
Feb 7, 2012 Call it "elder financial abuse," the largely unreported crime claims hundreds of thousands of victims each year.