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The value of child care in Minnesota
Posted at 2:30 PM on August 13, 2010
by Michael Caputo
Day care center costs exceed tuition for public colleges in some 40 states. And Minnesota ranks as the third most expensive state for full-day child care.
Some people say the pricetag for two children under the age of 5 in a day care center rivals their monthly mortgage payment. And it causes two questions to raise up:
1) Do you feel as though you are getting what you pay for?
2) Have you adjusted your career decisions because of child care costs?
We wanted to know what this meant from people who have different points-of-view. So we asked. The answers are part of our InTakes series. Below is a taste of those answers... click below for the full display.