With this, Fidesz steals an average HUF 20-40 thousand from families per child.
Children starting school is an increasing burden for parents every year, nonetheless, the Orbán government had no problem cutting support. This has led to a boom in the personal loans market at the end of the summer, in which unfortunately starting school plays a big part.
Instead of lying and loans, there could be a real solution provided for families. The cafeteria system must be reinstated, the family allowance increased, and families must be given an additional one-month family allowance in August to reduce the burden of starting school.
MSZP – Hungarian Socialist Party
Further information: Ildikó Bangóné Borbély, Member of Parliament and Imre Komjáthi, Vice-President of MSZP