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Here are some things to consider when deciding whether or not to go back to work after having kids…

  • Calculate daycare costs and what percentage they will be of your family income.
  • Staying at home could result in a loss of earning power over the years if you do decide to rejoin the workforce later.
  • Can save money by preparing meals.
  • Can save money on transportation costs.
  • Can save money on costs of maintaining a professional wardrobe.

Daycare pros and cons

Pros

  • Can help kids develop social skills
  • Can help with academic achievement

Cons

  • Kids can be more prone to illness.
  • Kids can behave more aggressively, especially if the daycare center is not a good fit.