For Parents

My child wants to be a sitter on Bambino, is this allowed?
Yes! As long as your child is at least 13 years of age or older, and you give them consent by agreeing to our parental/guardian consent agreement (w...
Sat, 10 Sep, 2016 at 7:39 AM
Do you background check the sitters?
Our community is built on the goal of connecting neighborhood parents with neighborhood sitters. Bambino is a tool to make these connections easier and mo...
Wed, 21 Jun, 2017 at 3:40 PM
Do you provide babysitters?
For years, parents have found babysitters by calling their friends and asking their neighbors for recommendations. We think that’s great and don’t want to...
Sun, 5 Jun, 2016 at 8:17 AM
Do I need to tip my babysitter?
No, tips are not expected. Sitters are paid market rates to account for tipping as well. No more rounding, tipping, or thinking! Just click “Stop” at the...
Wed, 26 Oct, 2016 at 11:27 AM
Can I change the rate I pay my babysitter?
Rates for Sitters are determined based on each specific market and the level of the Sitter. As a result, you cannot change the rate you pay a sitter throu...
Sun, 5 Jun, 2016 at 8:21 AM
Does my regular babysitter need the app?
We think everyone needs the Bambino app, but your regular sitter especially needs it. Once he or she downloads the app, you can book and pay them right thro...
Fri, 29 Apr, 2016 at 11:23 AM
My babysitter is late or didn’t show up at all. What should I do?
Give us a call or send us an e-mail! We are here to help. If it is late on a Friday, we may be out (as avid users of Bambino, we have found ourselves with a...
Fri, 29 Apr, 2016 at 11:28 AM
What happens when I add a friend?
They will likely shower you with an outpouring of gratitude for making their lives incredibly easier.  In some cases, there may be gift baskets. Though, bef...
Fri, 29 Apr, 2016 at 11:29 AM
How can I use my FSA card to pay for Bambino?
With a TriNet plan, Bambino is approved as an FSA eligible expense as long as the sit you are booking is required for you to work. This could be a situation...
Mon, 16 Jan, 2017 at 10:17 AM