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Savvy Senior: Financial and legal resources for grandparents raising grandchildren

Dear Savvy Senior,

Are there any programs that you can refer me to that financially help grandparents who are raising their grandkids? I’m raising two of my grandchildren and could use some help.

Tapped Out Tonya

Dear Tonya,

Money is a common problem for the nearly 2.4 million U.S. grandparents who are raising their grandchildren today. To help with the day-to-day expenses, there are a wide variet...