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New estimate projects cost of raising a child at $310K

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New figures show the cost of raising a child is becoming more expensive as the nation grapples with rising inflation. A recent estimate conducted by the Brookings Institution projected the cost of raising a child for a middle-income, two-parent married family with two kids to be north of $310,000.
2 months ago·Washington, United States

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The HillThe Hill

New estimate projects cost of raising a child at $310K

The figure is roughly $80,000 more than the estimate USDA released in 2017, when it calculated the average child-rearing costs for a middle-income, married couple with a child born in the same year…

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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New York PostNew York Post

Cost of raising a child grows to over $300,000

The Brookings Institution found a married, middle-income couple with two kids would spend $310,605 to raise a child born in 2015 through high school.

2 months ago·New York, United States
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NewsweekNewsweek

Inflation pushes cost of raising a child in U.S. to $300,000

The average cost of raising a second child has risen to $18,271 per year, according to the Brookings Institute.

2 months ago·United States
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PIX 11PIX 11

New estimate projects cost of raising a child at $310K

The figure is roughly $80,000 more than the estimate USDA released in 2017, when it calculated the average child-rearing costs for a middle-income, married couple with a child born in the same year…

2 months ago·New York, United States
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Wall Street JournalWall Street Journal

It Now Costs $300,000 to Raise a Child

A middle-income family might spend more than $18,000 a year on a child born in 2015, as inflation hits food, housing, haircuts and sports, according to a Brookings Institution analysis.

2 months ago·New York, United States
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New estimate projects cost of raising a child at $310K

The figure is roughly $80,000 more than the estimate USDA released in 2017, when it calculated the average child-rearing costs for a middle-income, married couple with a child born in the same year…

2 months ago·S F, United States
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