What would happen if you suddenly had to take over a parent’s finances? Unfortunately, this is the reality for many families due to illness or emergency situations. If this situation were to happen to you, we want to make sure you are prepared. Preparing yourself for how to manage your parent's finances and protect them before it is necessary creates a lot less stress in an already stressful situation.
"It took about two years to sort it all out and stop the bleeding," says King, of Lexington, Ky. "We had to find out what the damage was, and we had to figure out a solution."
If you have elderly parents you know just how important it is access the right support when needed. Here is a guide to the top 10 programs everyone who is caring for an aging parent should know about.