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Raising a Child Costs $241,080, Says USDA Report

[Des Moines Register] Parents will spend $241,080 to raise a child born in 2012, according to a report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Adjusting for inflation over 17 years, that figure, for a middle income two-parent, two-child family, comes to $301,970. The 2.6 percent Read More