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Living Right: Baby Essentials

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A recent Redbook poll found nearly half of all parents spent too much money on a car seat, 36% overspend on strollers, and 25% went overboard on baby photos, a crib, and clothing.  

Now, parents are turning to secondhand items.

Everything from car seats to breast pumps, but is it safe?

Sara Simnitch breaks it down for us in Living Right.

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