Economy Six ways to keep a family-owned business 'in the family' for generations Updated : August 14, 2018 09:03 AM IST A family that earns together, stays together. But, it is the staying together part of family business which is often compromised. While it appears that family businesses generally do not percolate beyond three generations, employing certain strategies may help in preservation of control over family businesses. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.