Grandparents in Britain are going broke through caring for the third generation
2 months ago, 30 Dec 22:51
Maureen Seed’s daughter had drug problems and could not look after her two children. So Maureen took over and cared for her grandkids for 16 years, amassing a huge amount of debt in the process. According to recent surveys, there is an increasing problem in Britain of grandparents running up large debts through raising children whose parents cannot look after them. Nearly 200,000 British children are being raised by family members other than their parents, usually the grandparents. Maureen was 6 ...
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