How to Start a Child Care Center in Illinois
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How to Find Good Daycare

By On June 19, 2017

A majority of the parents start their search for daycare by getting recommendations from friends and family members. This is actually a perfect beginning. Online reviews and testimonials are also helping a… Read More

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Tips for Researching a Day Care Provider

By On June 12, 2017

A large number of parents face a huge challenge today in the form of finding affordable and reliable child care. It isn’t uncommon for both spouses to be working these days and… Read More

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Single Moms Attending College: Solving Some Basic Challenges

By On June 6, 2017

Life often has a way of presenting us with major changes just when we get settled into a routine. The modern-day divorce rate has resulted in extreme amounts of mothers struggling to survive… Read More

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Does Your Child Really Need That Fidget Spinner?

By On May 31, 2017

Fidget Spinners – those three-pronged, rotating devices that look like coming straight out of the latest Men-in-black movie, are the newest fad in town. They are small hand-held devices, that whirl like… Read More

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Child Care Articles & Resources

Raising the Future Generation Pays – an Introduction to Child Care Tax Credits

By On May 23, 2017

According to the national tax foundation, the average household in the United States will spend an average of $16,000 alone on paying their taxes. With current economic trends looking so bleak, saving… Read More

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5 Ways to Celebrate National Parents’ Day

By On May 9, 2017

National Parents’ Day has been celebrated on the fourth Sunday in July since 1994 when then-President Bill Clinton with a unanimous Congressional Resolution. Since then, we honor parents and their commitment to… Read More

Child Care Articles & Resources

What are the risks associated with a child care business?

By On April 14, 2017

For those who are considering starting their own child care business, it is important to recognize the risks which are inherent to this business. It is important to ensure you take a… Read More

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Five Summer Childcare Options for Working Parents

By On April 4, 2017

School vacations and working parents — these two things seem to be at odds with each other and often leave parents scrambling to figure out how to handle childcare issues they may… Read More

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Should grandparents be considered as a child care option?

By On March 13, 2017

Daycare is expensive, and many studies conducted show that outside of college, it may be the largest expense parents must deal with. In fact, one study showed the cost of daycare in… Read More

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Top 7 Questions To Ask At Daycare Parent-Teacher Conferences

By On February 27, 2017

As the daycare year approaches an end, parents need to have a thorough understanding of how their child behaved and gain insight into what challenges may need to be addressed. There are… Read More