The goal of any parent is to raise a healthy, happy child and launch this young person into the world as a productive adult. This process takes a minimum of 18 years and sometimes up to 30! In previous generations, children graduated from high school, went to college, and four years later landed a “real job.” The onus was on the young graduate to find a job, fund an apartment, and pay for the amenities of life. However, over the last decade, more adult children are returning to live with their parents after graduation and effectively delaying the transition into adulthood.
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