As discussed last week, sometimes childcare simply costs too much. Based on their earnings, impoverished families can’t pay for someone to care for a child. And middle-class parents find they have little left over or are in debt each month after they have covered housing, transportation, and food costs because daycare fees tipped the scales on the delicate economic balance they had achieved before having children.
So what are parents to do? Many articles we found include examples of two-parent families, while mentioning that single parents struggle even more. In a previous post, we wrote, “Stay-at-home Moms: Prevent …Read More