Who's Minding the Kids?

May 1999
Financial Executive;May/Jun99, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p11
Academic Journal
This article discusses the emergency child-care programs offered by several companies. Child care issues can cost an average employer up to $4,000 per employee per year. A recent survey by Hewitt Associates LLC finds that 15 percent of U.S. firms offer some sort of emergency child care. Merrill Lynch, Dow Jones and Smith Barney are three of the firms that found significant savings from offering child care services.


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