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The Advantages and Disadvantages to Hiring an Au Pair

by Martha Scully  •  May 24, 2019
Every childcare option has its advantages and disadvantages. This is why each family should evaluate their individual needs and determine what is best for their family before deciding on what type of childcare is the right fit. Though there are many options available: daycare, babysitters, nannies, etc.. This article is here to tell you about one option in particular: an au pair. So what is an au pair you may ask? An au pair is typically a young woman from abroad who is looking to offer...
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Caregiving 101: Live-In vs Live-Out Nanny
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Caregiving 101: Live-In vs Live-Out Nanny

by Martha Scully  •  May 23, 2019
When you choose to hire a nanny for your family, you must also decide if you're looking for a live-in nanny or a live-out nanny. The baseline is the same: you are hiring an experienced individual to provide quality childcare in your home. The difference between a live-in and live-out nanny can help you decide what the best fit for your family is. Nannies typically have several years of childcare experience and have chosen this as their career. Families that have a nanny appreciate the lovi...
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How Much Does a Nanny Cost?
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How Much Does a Nanny Cost?

by Staff Writer  •  September 14, 2018
Part of the process of deciding whether or not to hire a nanny for your family includes considering the financial impact to your family. You know you need or want some help with childcare, and think that a nanny is the answer but what's it going to cost you? In this article, we breakdown the cost of a live-out and live-in nanny in Canada including all the taxes deductions!
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