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Savvy Senior: Getting paid as a family caregiver

Dear Savvy Senior,

I have been taking care of my elderly father for over a year and it’s taking a toll on my finances because I can only work part-time. Are there any resources you know about that can help family caregivers get paid?

Seeking Support

Dear Seeking,

Caring for an elder parent can be challenging in many ways, but it can be especially difficult financially if you have to miss work to p...