Should Grandparents Provide Financial Support During Divorce?

Grandparents often play a significant role in both their adult children and grandchildren’s lives providing practical care and support. In addition, they may provide financial support, so when a couple’s relationship breaks down, their concern for their family can be compounded by the fear of wider monetary repercussions. This article discusses the merits and issues when grandparents provide financial help to their grandchildren during divorce.