Raising a Kid Costs How Much?!?
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|Tue, 06-14-2011 - 12:03pm|
I think my kids are priceless, but the United States Department of Agriculture has opted to put a price on their heads, as part of their annual survey of expenditures on children by families. Overall, the average American can expect to spend a whopping $226,920 to raise one child to the age of 18 -- with the lion’s share going toward feeding and providing child care. (Note that that figure doesn’t even include those particularly pricey college years!)
Raising a Kid Costs How Much?! New (Really Big) Numbers-