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Are your parents spending your inheritance?

April 7, 2013
By JASON ALDERMAN , Parkersburg News and Sentinel

Most people who grew up during the Great Depression and World War II learned to scrimp and save as a matter of necessity. Many also gained financial security during subsequent decades when pension plans were more common, homeownership became the norm and government programs like Social Security and Medicare expanded. For a time, it seemed their Baby Boomer children stood to inherit amounts unheard of for previous generations.

 
 
 

 

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