You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?Read More
College, kids and costs. The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates a middle-income family with a child born today can expect to spend about $285,000 to raise that child to the age of 17. 1 That‘s roughly equal to the median value of a new home in the U.S.
And if you’ve already traded that super-charged convertible dream for a minivan, you can expect your little one s college education to cost as much as $347,282.