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bank of mom and dad

Among parents with kids 19 and up, 35 per cent say they've covered the rent.
More than half of Canadians with adult kids say their children still depend on them financially.
Our kids are often most receptive to advice when it starts at home. The best time to begin is now. For example, even preschoolers are ready to start thinking about finances. If they know mommy or daddy goes off to work, they can understand why -- the answer is to earn money.