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Julian Fisher   Photojournalist

Financial AidTrapped In The Middle : Two Jobs, One House, Three ChildrenSaving for An Unknown Future

driveway of barn and home

Then: 1 parent working. Now: 2 parents working, 1 full-time, 1 part-time. To fix up an old farmhouse and pay for public school ” incidentals”


She:  It would cost more if I were working more.

He:  it’s not worth it to work, the couple of extra hours for a couple extra dollars to look after the kids.  In the grand scheme of things, the kids are only young once

family on their porch - son jumping