Financial abuse, also known as economic abuse, is a growing problem in America – and the perpetrators might be closer than you think. The aging population is a prime target, given the wealth they’ve accumulated over their lifetimes and their possibly deteriorating cognitive abilities.
Getting a divorce doesn’t seem like the type of thing to put on your retirement planning checklist. However, in advance of leaving the workforce, an increasing number of couples are deciding to part ways.
“The kids are out of the house, and they look at each other and realize they don’t have
For many years, Andrea Rotondo’s parents took care of each other. Her father, who had used a wheelchair since 1987 because of bad knees from his military service, organized the household. For a while, he covered up the fact that his wife was slipping into dementia.
But once he suffered a serious