WSJ: Elder Care Takes a Toll

Families and friends of elderly people requiring care know that caregiving isn’t for the faint of heart.

Now we’re hearing the cost isn’t only emotional.

With the number of Boomers caring for their parents since 1994 triple what it had been, adult children are experiencing losses in wages, pension and Social Security benefits.

Care providers 50 and older lose more than $300,000 over a lifetime.

Read here for the entire Wall Street Journal article.


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