Aging parents may stubbornly refuse to give financial information to adult children. They don’t want to lose control over their lives or be put away in some terrible place of their imagination. Fear is beneath their refusal to discuss money. If you have a strategy, you stand the best chance of breaking through their resistance. Here are three things you can do: address the fear, be predictable, make concrete suggestions about options as they age.
This is from today’s news)