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Babies and growing families

Starting (or growing) your family can shake up your big financial picture. Browse this section to find out how you can budget for today and plan for tomorrow. 
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Babies and Families

What to do when parents and kids depend on you

About half of people in their 40s and 50s are now part of the sandwich generation, meaning they are being squeezed from both ends, caring for both children and aging parents at the same time.

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Babies and Families

Learn how to save on everyday baby supplies

Babies may be small, but the costs involved can be quite large. Take time to research available opportunities to save on your baby budget.

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Babies and Families

How to prepare your finances for a second child

In the hustle and bustle of adding a second child, it's easy to overlook how a typical family's financial dynamic will change once more.

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Babies and Families

A guide to saving this school year

When it comes to back-to-school shopping, we all could use a little help. Here’s a guide to help you plan to save!

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Babies and Families

A financial checklist for having a baby

From budget impacts to changing financial goals, there is a business side to your baby’s arrival.

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Babies and Families

Finances for the sandwich generation

Penn and Kim Holderness get real about the challenges today's families face when it comes to financial planning. Find out what they learned when they asked a financial advisor the tough questions about what you don't see in your social media feed.

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Babies and Families

Moms and money

The financial implications of motherhood means moms must adjust their finances to fit the needs of their growing family whether they are a mom in the labor force or a stay-at-home mom.

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