b&b 144 How to talk to your parents about money

There are certain conversations that are always going to be uncomfortable with your parents. One is about money. Sometimes parents don’t want to feel a burden on their kid, so they may be reluctant on sharing any financial problems.

So how do you start that conversation? Holidays seem like a good time, but don’t avoid the topic for too long or it could get worse before you’re able to help. We have some tips to help you get started and some awesome resources/articles for you to check out.
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Music from this week’s episode:
My Moms, My Pops, and the Cheesesteak by Black Landlord
Letter to Pops by King
Mom and Pops by Mays

Check out these articles for more info:
http://www.kiplinger.com/article/retirement/T013-C011-S001-how-to-talk-with-aging-parents-about-money.html
http://www.kiplinger.com/article/retirement/T066-C011-S001-7-signs-your-parents-may-need-help-with-money-task.html
http://www.kiplinger.com/article/credit/T065-C011-S001-what-you-should-know-about-your-parents-finances.html