A premium subscription is required to access this article. Article Date: 09/28/2016 Investing is a Family Affair The joy of having children is balanced by the heft of responsibility parenthood entails. There are many ways in which parenthood affects parents, and one of the most significant is in terms of finances.It costs money to raise children, and it is difficult to know just how much money it is ... Log in to view full article. If you already have a subscription, please log in with your email address and password. User Name (Email Address): Password: Forgot your password? Click here to have your password emailed to you. To purchase a premium subscription, please use the links below. One-year premium subscription with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $2,000.00. Monthly subscription (3 month minimum) with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $195/mo.