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by The Globe and Mail
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The high cost of daycare

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Paying for childcare is not the first or second thing that comes to mind when you decide to start a family. So how do you plan for the impending costs that can be so high in Canada that some call it “the second mortgage”? We hear from Kristi, a 34-year-old who made the move from Saskatchewan to Victoria, B.C., with her husband during the pandemic while juggling debt, a new job, unemployment - and their first baby. Plus, Roma talks to Janine Rogan, a Calgary-based certified public accountant with a six-month-old at home. Janine breaks down how to financially prepare for the cost of daycare.

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Episode 7

Season 3

by The Globe and Mail