The Real Cost of Being a Teen Mom? $7.6B

The Real Cost of Being a Teen Mom? $7.6B

There are 2 comments on the ABC News story from Oct 23, 2008, titled The Real Cost of Being a Teen Mom? $7.6B. In it, ABC News reports that:

Teen motherhood has gained a bit of celebrity allure with the pregnancies of Jamie Lynn Spears and Bristol Palin, but front-line professionals see a starkly different reality involving poverty, lost ...

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Pompton Lakes, NJ

#1 Jan 7, 2009
WHAT? NOO really.. WHAT? thats alot you know id do with that money... well i dont know i never will =]
I am 14 and pregnant with twins its going to be very diffcult and now knowing this im not sure what to do

Ketchikan, AK

#2 Dec 15, 2010
i didn't know that it cost so much .. well i knew it cost a lot , but not that much. i mean yeah you have to think about buying the food, diapers, and supplies for the baby. but still that's a lot. and i'm not even pregnant , i'm just doing an essay on teen pregnancy.

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