Aging parents are often reluctant to leave the comfort of their homes to enter a care facility — despite their growing need for assistance. Fortunately, there are in-home resources available. PBS offers advice (“How to hire in-home help when your aging parents don’t want to move,” November 2014) for those looking for in-home care.
Cost is a major consideration when considering elder care for a loved one. TIAA-CREF breaks down the cost of various services and provides guidance for how to protect your nest egg.
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