Budget for Baby

Babies are cute, cuddly and let’s face it…costly.  How much should you budget for raising a baby? 

Do a quick sum of start-up costs to on-going expenses and your figure could easily be thousands to tens of thousands.  Thus, it is prudent to have a general budget for baby. 

Also, to shop wisely.  And pick your needs versus wants. 

Here’s the low down on projected baby expenses and tips on how to save money.

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Social Media Offers Parental Support

According to the Public Health Agency of Canada, “Mothers face many common issues in the early days following birth. Isolation, fear or insecurity about infant care, breastfeeding, where to go for help, role adjustment, fatigue, coping with siblings or partners, body image, nutrition, and the need for peer support – all must be dealt with.” {Note: these issues do not dissapear as a child grows older… these issues … re-surface… evolve …explode…throughout the growing years}

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