8 Budgeting Tips for New Mums

If your new bundle of joy is nearly here, or you’ve just celebrated their arrival, you might find yourself worrying about how you’re going to deal with your new financial situation. Having a baby can mean living on less money, and spending more at the same time – which is a very worrisome concept for most new parents. The good news is that you don’t necessarily need to panic and sell all of your belongings just, so you can be sure that you have enough cash for next month’s diapers. Here are some budgeting tips to help you live on… [Read More]

Look after your future by managing your savings

I talk a lot about the future on my blog and about how I want to make sure I can provide myself and my family with a financially secure future. When our twins were born we made a big effort to put money away every month for them so that when they’re older they can have a little behind them for whatever we need. We also recognise the importance of having savings just in case something goes wrong. For example, very recently we ha to move house because our landlord decided to sell up. If we didn’t have any savings it… [Read More]