Parenting Money Tips
Kids are expensive! There’s no shortage of things to buy when it comes to your children.
How do you save money as a parent while still giving your child a bright future?
Whether you have a baby, toddler, grade-schooler or teenager, here are tips from real parents.
Where's the postpartum survival kit registry? All throughout the 9 months of pregnancy, you're preparing for the baby's arrival. You make the announcement to your family and friends. Sign up to the Amazon Baby Registry. Have a baby shower. Get all these cute baby...read more
What are the must haves for breastfeeding? All you really need for breastfeeding is your breast and your baby. As a money-conscious person, I hate buying more than what I need. In my experience, breastfeeding is not easy. Before my baby came, I didn't know...read more
Do you feel like your kid is costing an arm and a leg? According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, every child costs mom and dad $233,610. And that's only up until 17 and doesn't include college expenses! As a pick-up-a-penny-on-the-street kind of person, that...read more
Between 6-12 months, your baby changes so much! It's an entirely different experience from 0-6 months. You're introducing solids. Your baby is learning to sit up, crawl, stand and walk. He or she is talking and teething more, grabbing and throwing things. What you...read more
Mommy, are we rich? Are we poor? How much money do you make? Why couldn't you be a doctor or lawyer so I could have a horse? Conversations about how to talk about money with your kids can turn your stomach into knots and leave you speechless. You don't know where to...read more
Have you ever wondered why some people are rich? It's all in the mindset. How you think and use money. Look at Robert Kiyosaki who Celebrity Net Worth estimates as having $80 million. He's the author of Rich Dad Poor Dad, one of the best-selling personal finance books...read more
Baby stuff is expensive. With so much selection, deciding what to buy can be overwhelming. What do babies actually use? When I was pregnant, I looked through many baby must haves/essentials lists and spoke to a lot of parents. There seemed to be two opposite schools...read more
Taking your baby on an airplane can be stressful and unnerving for even the most frequent travellers. You just don't know how your baby will react 40,000 feet up in the air. You want to be prepared and make your experience comfortable, but you don't want to buy and...read more
Giving birth for the first time is both a joyous and nerve-wrecking experience. You're beaming and ecstatic about meeting your baby for the first time, but you're terrified about the unknown feeling of labor pain and surprises that might arise. Your first instinct is...read more