Quiz: Are You Spending Too Much on Your Children?
Parents are spending more on their children—3.5 percent more between 2010 and 2011, to be exact. Transportation, childcare, education, and food are the main drivers of that expense. Parents themselves, though, are also partly to blame for spending more than they need to. Here are nine questions to help you determine if you’re making that mistake.
1. Did you give your baby’s room a complete makeover?