It’s never been easy raising a family. Our society talks about how family-friendly we are and how children are our future. Yet, when it comes to making our way in the world as a family, we are on our own. Finances are a significant stress point for families worldwide today, and it’s getting even more […]
A 2015 NBC News poll revealed that 72% of African American parents feel that their kids will face more problems growing up than they did when they were children. Not much has changed.
According to a 2017 report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the average cost of raising a child from birth through age 17 is $233,610. That does not include inflation. With inflation, the price tag increases to $284,570 (2015). Want to know what else that does not include, the expense of going to college? Successful […]