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💰what Are Your Tips For Negotiating Pay Rates? 💰

Well, I think it is pretty tricky this. Parent side: If you agree to pay less because you do not "want or need" some chores, then you may need them and if you ask because you do not have a choice, probably your nanny would do it but will not... more

Providing Child’s Food

I would suggest either you ask for their food (especially if they are organic, vegan, or have allergies) or you charge for their food separately, this options is better because kids always wants what the other one have.

Just Got My First Nanny Gig! Any Tips For A Newbie?

Toddlers has a sixth sense. Just be at his/her level. Do not be to pushy and set boundaries.

I’m In A Nanny Share. Legally Does Each Family Have To Pay Me At Least Minimum Wage.

I think you should ask for $7 per each family. But if you feel underpaid and under valued it is time to find another job, because I do not think you will do your job properly thinking about "They should pay me more"

Paying Taxes On Your Nanny In The Year They Turn 18

I think she has to pay her taxes, because she is making more than $2,000 per year.

Should My Teen Still Sleep With A Stuffed Animal

It would be like her security blanket, in my point of view is harmless to have a stuff animal and sleep with it.

Is Pricing For Overnight Care The Same As For Care During The Day?

No, it would depend if the baby is a newborn baby that has to be feed every 2-3 hrs the rate is higher. But if the kids are big kids and they would be sleeping the whole time the rate would be lower.

Is The Same Pay Fare If I’m Picking Up An Extra Day But Watching One Less Child?

No, I would not pick a fourth day for the same pay. Even I am only watching one kid for an hour, I made every penny that they pay me worth it. I do not sit just there to watch the kid. If the kids is playing by himself I... more