Life Financial Goals As Sources of Conflict
S. Stum, Ph.D. Family Social Science
financial goals are often a major challenge when
families are faced with long term care financing
decisions. Understanding how later life financial
goals conflict should help you as you make long
term care decisions. Keep in mind that financial
goals interact with each other and my even oppose
each other, making it impossible to work toward
all of the goals you may want to accomplish. That
means family members will need to determine which
financial goals are the most important to them.
are six financial goals family members commonly
identify as potentially important in later life.
on each goal to read examples of how each goal
my conflict with another.