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If she can't handle money well at 35, 17 Years into adulthood why would she be any better at 50? Or 80? My mom wants us to hold back my sisters inheritance because she'll spend it all. I said "hell mom she's 55! At some point you stop trying to legislate against stupidity and let the chips fall where they may..." Once someone is a grown adult it's too late to fix them. Enabling. When mom dies two of us will.frugally invest our inheritance and I suspect the others will spend it like water, but it is what it is...I'm not going to babysit sibling who are near retirement age!
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