Modern Parenthood Slideshow
…And unmarried mothers in particular say full-time work is ideal
Nearly half of unmarried mothers now say full-time work is ideal, up dramatically since 2007. As a group, unmarried mothers find themselves in a much different financial situation than married mothers. Only 15% of unmarried mothers with children younger than 18 say their family income was $50,000 or higher last year, compared with 62% of married mothers.