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Category Archives: Extra-curricular

  • We need to talk about extra-curricular activities

    • November 13, 2015
    • Neer Korn

    Whenever I conduct group discussions with parents about their finances an intense conversation about extra-curricular activities follows. Our most recent study Middle Income Families: Lifestyle & Priorities was no exception. Parents lament that the cost of all their children’s various activities is simply too high and invariably uncomfortable compromises have to be made.

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  • Extra-curricular Pain For Those Without Funds

    • July 2, 2012
    • Neer Korn

    The discussion was with single mums on limited incomes. The topic was providing their kids’ with opportunities to participate in extra-curricular activities. The consensus was just how difficult it can be to make it happen. The lack of participation by children from lower socio-economics was profound according to a study recently released by the University […]

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