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NYC's glam moms get paid for performance
NYC's glam moms get paid for performance

The wife bonus. It's a year-end check from the husband that's based on her performance. How well the house, or houses, were managed and whether the kids were successful at school, for example. Wednesday Martin, anthropologist, author and mommy blogger, moved with her husband and two sons to New York City's Upper East Side to be near Central Park, her in-laws and better schools. But what she found at the playgrounds and nursery schools were educated women married to rich and powerful men who ran their family life like a CEO and were rewarded in much the same way. Her recent essay in the New York Times, which described the "wife bonuses," was the opening volley...

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