Kiplinger

The Costs of Caregiving Go Far Beyond the Obvious

Being a caregiver for a loved one is probably one of the most difficult tasks a person can undertake. Having professional caregivers helps minimize some of the physical strain but does not alleviate the mental, emotional and financial stress.

Obviously, every situation is different, but some of the common financial concerns that you may one day need to be prepared for are discussed below. For simplicity sake, I am referring to

Stai leggendo un'anteprima, registrati per continuare a leggere.

Altro da Kiplinger

Kiplinger3 min letti
Expecting The Unexpected: Navigating Illness And An Unplanned Leave Of Absence
The spread of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) has Americans worried -- both about their health and the impact the illness could have on their finances. As we grapple with the consequences of this virus, I'm reminded of my own experience with an unplanned
Kiplinger3 min letti
7 Oil and Gas Stocks That Have Entered Dangerous Waters
Oil stocks, natural gas producers and other commodity-based firms stand apart from one another based on factors such as where they're located and how efficient their operations are. But much of their success boils down to this simple idea: The higher
Kiplinger4 min letti
Mark Zandi: The U.S. Economy Won't Recover Until We Have a Vaccine or Treatment
Mark Zandi is the chief economist of Moody's Analytics. He spoke with Kiplinger's Anne Kates Smith in a series of interviews March 26-27. This is an edited transcript of their conversations. What's your outlook for the economy? How deep a recession d