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Lost wages for family caregivers

The total impact of caregiving on lost wages for family caregivers age 50 and older is $283,716 for men, and $323,880 for men.

MetLife Mature Market Institute. The MetLife Study of Caregiving Costs to Working Caregivers: Double jeopardy for baby boomers caring for their parents. MetLife Mature Market Institute; June 2011. https://www.metlife.com/mmi/research/caregiving-cost-working-caregivers.html#key%20findings

Reference

Title
The MetLife Study of Caregiving Costs to Working Caregivers: Double jeopardy for baby boomers caring for their parents
Publisher
MetLife Mature Market Institute
Publication Date
June 2011
Authors
MetLife Mature Market Institute
URL
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