Anyone know anything about reverse mortgage?

My in-laws are getting on in years. 75 and 73. They are struggeling to keep the house and pay bills. I've see the commercials for reverse mortgage, sounds good to me but they would make is sound good in a commercial. Can you tell me if this is a good thing? As long as they get money to live on while they... show more My in-laws are getting on in years. 75 and 73. They are struggeling to keep the house and pay bills. I've see the commercials for reverse mortgage, sounds good to me but they would make is sound good in a commercial. Can you tell me if this is a good thing? As long as they get money to live on while they are still alive, that's fine. We don't care if we inherit the house and such. Any info would be appreciated. Thanks.
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