Three things they need to know (c) Monkey Business – Fotolia.comThe number of grandparents raising their grandchildren has increased. ■ Chronicle News Service (StatePoint) From single parents to traditional and multigenerational households, modern families come in all shapes and sizes. But did you know there’s an uptick in the number of grandparents raising grandkids? According to data from The Pew Charitable Trusts, 2.9 million grandparents were raising their grandchildren in 2015 compared with 2.5 million in 2005. Oftentimes, grandparents become primary caregivers due to unforeseen circumstances. Here are three things those taking on this responsibility should consider. Protect their financial future A recent study found 30 percent of all households don’t

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