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Today, it's becoming increasingly common for parents, adult children and grandchildren to live together. These resources can help you prepare for living in a "multigenerational" household.
Keep in mind:
Set ground rules. Identify common and private spaces. Consider potential points of friction like noise, loud music, and use of kitchen and bathing facilities.
Chart the costs and expenses. Create a household budget and keep track of payments and expenses.
Share the common costs. Work out a realistic arrangement and stick with it. Consider the needs of the household and the financial circumstances of the members.

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