Posts about the financial costs of pregnancy, childbirth, and raising a family.

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Parenthood is likely to be one of the most expensive undertakings of your life. Juggling daycare and college savings on top of all the increased costs to housing, transportation, clothing, and food that come with having a baby can really wreak havoc on your budget.

These articles will help you manage your money when parenting!

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The Canada Child (CCB) Benefit Explained

The Canada Child Benefit (CCB) is a monthly payment made by the Government of Canada to eligible families with children. Given the high costs of raising a child, this payment…

Frugal Finds to Make Breastfeeding Easier

Most people think breastfeeding is “free” or “frugal” . As a breastfeeding mother of an almost-9-month-old, I assure you, it’s not free. Not even close. What’s an even bigger shocker,…

How to Hustle as a New Parent

I’ve been juggling motherhood and work for 4 months, and it’s only now that I feel I’m starting to get the hang of it. After finding myself unexpectedly pregnant in…

Daycare is an Investment, Not an Expense

When it comes to raising a family, childcare costs are a huge expense that can start to rival your mortgage payments. With daycare costs as high as $2,000 per month…