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    What is everyone paying their housekeepers?

    Hello, I am new to care.com and I am noticing some applicants who are sometimes asking $25-$45 (hourly for part time weekly visits) for cleaning (not babysitters who clean as well, but women who only clean). I find this a little outrageous, some college students don't even ...

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    Posted 1 month ago

    Listen up, College Kids: Here Are the Top 20 Cities to Make Bank Over Break

    Want to make some extra cash over winter break? Find out if your city made the top 20 cut, and what jobs could help you make the most.

    The holiday season brings with it many splendid things: tacky light displays upsetting fancy neighborhoods, kid freak-outs on Santa’s lap and ...

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    Posted 3 weeks, 5 days ago

    How to Survive the Future of Caregiving and come out on Top

    Have you heard that Medicaid might experience BIG changes over the coming years.  In Europe, Brexit is threatening to have a BIG impact on the nursing and carer professions.  It seems the more the senior population grows, the more  'some people' want to undermine the delicate systems already in place ...

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    What is the perfect gift for a caregiver?

    Caregivers do so much for others, often with little thought for themselves.  What would you like to receive as a gift for a special occasion or 'just because?'  It could be something simple and inexpensive or outrageous and pricey! Maybe just a sincere, 'thank you'. I recommend for a family or ...

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    Posted 2 weeks, 4 days ago

    How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Hire a Housekeeper

    I'm terrible at cleaning. My place is a mess. I admit it.

    I try to clean—I really do. But I'm busy, and I’m rarely home, and I lose track of time, and... and... I can come up with any number of excuses, but all that matters ...