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First Class Care by Mom's Best Friend is Chicagoland's Premier Domestic Placement Agency. We specialize in placing Nannies, Housekeepers, Newborn Care Specialists, Babysitters, House Managers, Chefs and Personal Assistants.

First Class Care Brings Home the GOLD by winning APNA Agency of the YEAR!

Erin Krex, president of First Class Care, Inc., a full-service domestic placement agency servicing all of Illinois, returned from the Association of Premier Nanny Agencies Annual (APNA) Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona on October 17, 2010 with a new award in … Continue reading

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Erin Krex, President of First Class Care, Inc., Wins Leading Moms in Business Competition

From among thousands of contestants, Erin Krex of First Class Care, Inc. , a Chicago, Illinois domestic placement agency, has been ranked #16th in StartupNation.com’s 2010 Leading Moms in Business competition (www.startupnation.com/leading-moms-in-business). “I’m grateful for the support of clients, friends … Continue reading

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National Nanny Recognition Week September 19 – 25, 2010

National Nanny Recognition Week is a great way to show your nanny how much you appreciate her! Ways to Appreciate Your NannySay Thank youA surprise day offHave the children make her something specialTreat your nanny to breakfast or dinnerA card … Continue reading

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First Class Care Speaks to Bump Club Chicago

Erin Krex, President of First Class Care had the great honor of speaking at Bump Club Chicago’s August Expectant Moms Dinner. Erin gave all these new moms-to-be tons of information about different childcare options like day cares, nannies and nanny … Continue reading

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CONTRACTS ARE AN ABSOLUTE MUST FOR ALL HOUSEHOLD EMPLOYEES

By: Erin Krex – President of First Class Care A contract, even a simple contract, will increase the likelihood of a successful relationship between your family and your employees. The primary value of a contract is that it puts in … Continue reading

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The Advantages of Hiring Your Household Employees Legally … And the Consequences of "Paying Under the Table"

By: Robert E. King., Esq. / Legally Nanny You’re a busy attorney trying to juggle work and family. To help care for your children, you hire a nanny. Or perhaps your parents are getting older and need some help around … Continue reading

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First Class Care attends INA conference 2010

First Class Care Inc. owners Erin and Steve Krex attended the 25th annual International Nanny Association (INA) conference in San Francisco, CA. INA is the umbrella association for the in-home child care industry and provides information, education and guidance to … Continue reading

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Great iPhone Apps for Parents

I recently read an article in Chicago Parent about some great apps for parents. I thought – wow, if I had only known:)Some of my favorites are:Sit or Squat (helps find public restrooms)Sex Offenders (shows you all the sexual offenders … Continue reading

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Mom4Profit Presents: Reduce, Reuse and Review

Showcasing our Mom4Profit Entrepreneurs Featuring Rachel Smith of Mrs. Smith Bags and Riv Lynch of Sacred Spaces Date: April 22, 2010 Time: 7PM Place: Starland, 710 Robert York Ave. Deerfield, IL 60015 Admission is FREE. Proceeds and donations of clothing … Continue reading

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