Dear Prudence video: My mom is a mooch.

Help! My Mom Is an Incorrigible Mooch.

Help! My Mom Is an Incorrigible Mooch.

Advice on manners and morals.
Nov. 5 2014 2:52 PM

My Mom Is a Mooch

She’s financially irresponsible and will go bankrupt without my help.

Emily Yoffe.
Emily Yoffe.

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In this week's video, Prudie counsels a woman who's tired of loaning money to her mom and not getting paid back.

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Emily Yoffe is a contributing editor at the Atlantic.