Parents, Get Your Financial Life in Order. Then Talk to Your Kids.

A new survey that questions whether parents talk to their school-age kids about money reveals some startling results – namely, that nearly one in five parents expect to lean on their children for financial help in their retirement years. The Parents, Kids & Money Survey by investment firm T. Rowe Price was designed in part to find out whether parents talk to their elementary- and high school-age kids about saving and spending, and just how in-depth they go in guiding their children …