Please note: This is a companion version & not the original book.
Sample Book Insights:
#1 The topic of sex and money is one of the most taboo in society. Many people are even more uncomfortable talking about money than sex.
#2 You should have a money talk with your parents, regardless of how they might respond. You’ll be better prepared to take on a role in their financial lives as they age if you get a dialogue going now.
#3 If you have a good relationship with your parents, you shouldn’t have any problems asking about their finances. If your relationship with your parents is strained, it might not be as easy, but you should still ask.
#4 As an accountant, Lisa had always been comfortable talking about money. She had to push past her fear when it became clear that her aging parents were living in a house that was too expensive and difficult to maintain. She prepared a budget showing how much it would cost them to live in a retirement community.