When I started the creation of the “prepare for baby” challenge...surprisingly (to me) there was only one thing on most mother’s minds...
I mean I asked like five times to be sure, cause I thought mommas would be more preoccupied with cute onsies…or how to set up a birth plan…but again and again the #1 response was FINANCES.
So I heard you mommas & don’t worry I got your backs.
Below are the five steps I’ve outlined to prepare your house financially for the arrival of a new member.
I did A LOT of research for this post, so you can rest assured this will be your basic step-by-step guide to planning financially for your little kicker.
These are the categories in case you’re a read-ahead type:
Savings Accounts & Budget Cushions
Calculate Costs & Ways to Save Money
Creating a Budget & Reducing your Spending
Earning Extra Money & Finding Help