Apparently, the cost of childcare in the US tops what is currently spent on housing and college tuition. It's expensive to have children, so is it worth? We think it is, but it is also really smart to count the cost and be savvy about your decision. And once you have the little snuggle-pooh, it's a good thing to start saving. It's is SO savvy to put a tiny bit away each week for their future. Ever heard of compound interest? It's magic!