Category Archives for "Budget Tips"

July 1, 2019

Planning Pregnancy From a Financial Perspective

Planning Pregnancy From a Financial Perspective

In an ideal world, we’d all spend the years leading up to pregnancy getting ourselves in perfect physical condition, moving to the ideal family location and saving up lots of money. However, life isn’t always that simple. Lots of babies are a wonderful surprise and come along when we least expect them, or sometimes, despite our planning things work out differently to the way that we thought. This is absolutely fine, and as long as the love is there we can make it work! But the financial side of things is something that can stress just about every expectant parent out as it means a huge change. If you’ve recently found out you’re going to have a baby, here are some of the ways you can plan your money. 

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August 21, 2018

10 Best Ways To Save Money As A Stay-At-Home Mom

save money as a stay-at-home mom

Are you a stay at home mom stressed about the budget?

Do you ever feel guilty about not bringing in income?

Do you wish that you could contribute to the family?

This article is not about how to make side money.  It is also not about how much you are worth as a stay at home mom. How do you put a value on your time with y our children?

This is about real practical ways, you can help cut spending. Let’s face it, when it comes to a budget there are really two pieces. Income which we don’t control and expenses.

Expenses are what, we as stay at home moms, have complete control over. We typically do all the shopping (i.e. all the spending).

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