How Will Millennials Care For Their Aging Parents?
In the next three decades, there will be more elderly people than ever before in history. In the United States, the number of people over the age of 65 will increase by 111 percent. This means that 75 million American millennials will be faced with the prospect of taking care of their parents.
With the current struggles the demographic faces including student debt and difficulty finding jobs, will they be able to survive? NBC’s “Left Field” met Reginald Gilmore and Rebekah Gordon, who are each maneuvering their own lives as well as supporting, or preparing to support, their aging parents.