We all know babies are expensive, especially when they’re not babies for very long. Then they turn into kids. Then they turn into what my family calls “teenie-boppers”. Then tweens. Then spawns of Satan teenagers. Then even when they turn 18, they’re still not out of your pocket (ask me haha).

As women, we get baby fever all the time. But have you seen that commercial when a guy finds out his wife is preggers, and he has to give up his sports car and he pulls it into a more family friendly car? Kids seem to damper daddy dreams of a beautiful car. Take a Bentley for instance. Could you imagine that the cost of raising a child is comparable to buying a Bentley? Check out this infographic from Easy Finance.

Cost of Raising a Child