Many parents hire babysitters so they can get away for a romantic evening alone.
Babysitting isn’t exactly the “under the table” moonlighting experience it used to be.
Today, depending on your state, there can be regulations in place that make hiring a babysitter on-par with hiring a licensed therapist.
All kidding aside; when considering a babysitter, you really do need to check on the requirements of your state.
Also, never hire someone you don’t thoroughly trust and know intimately.
Random babysitters, back in the day, account for a whole lot more sexual problems within today’s adults than we realize.
One quick tip is to check your sitter’s social media sites—even if they are a close relative. If their page is private and they will not accept your friend request, that person may not be a good fit.
Anyone wanting to babysit your kids, no matter how old they are, should be transparent and up to the challenge of being scrutinized.
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