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Can Your Family Live on a Single Income?

Can Your Family Live On A Single Income?

Many families dream of having one parent stay at home to raise the kids. The idyllic picture of having mom (or dad) home, taking care of the kids, cooking great meals, keeping a beautiful home, all on a single income, is hard to resist. It’s also incredibly difficult financially....

How Do You Decide Whether to Work Outside the Home or Be a Stay at Home Mom?

How Do You Decide Whether to Work Outside the Home or Be a Stay at Home Mom?

Deciding whether to continue with her career or be a stay at home mom can be a painful decision for new mothers, and even for experienced ones. There are two dreams, each pulling you a different way. One is the dream of always being their for your child. Of...

Do You Talk About Finances?

Do You Talk About Finances?

Talking about money, even with your spouse can be difficult. Unless you have plenty of extra it’s not exactly a fun talk. But sometimes it’s certainly necessary. My husband and I aren’t as good about this as we should be. Because of my business I do keep separate accounts,...