Protecting Your Parents' Money by Jeff D. Opdyke
The Essential Guide to Helping Mom and Dad Navigate the Finances of Retirement

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Wall Street Journal “Love and Money” columnist Jeff D. Opdyke offers a compassionate and highly effective handbook designed to help elderly parents manage their money. Protecting Your Parents’ Money is the essential guide to helping Mom and Dad navigate the finances of retirement, covering such topics as understanding Medicare, preventing elder fraud, and the hunt for a quality, affordable retirement home. Protecting Your Parents’ Money is a book everyone should own, as members of the Baby Boomer generation find themselves dealing with the many financial problems surrounding aging parents, and face their own future as seniors.
 

About Jeff D. Opdyke

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Jeff D. Opdyke has written about personal finance, family finance, and the investment markets for Tgiehe Wall Street Journal since 1993. He lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with his wife, Amy, and their two children.
 
Published August 9, 2011 by Harper Paperbacks. 288 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Parenting & Relationships. Non-fiction

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For times when withdrawing from their nest egg becomes necessary, Opdyke discusses several scenarios—e.g., a Prudential Insurance study showing how, because of tax rates, it is cheaper over time to draw on an IRA instead of taking early Social Security.

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Anyone anxious about how best to protect aging parents and their assets will find this guide from veteran Wall Street Journal journalist Opdyke (Financially Ever After) a godsend.

May 09 2011 | Read Full Review of Protecting Your Parents' Mone...

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