Buying a home before or after a baby? Questions to ask yourself:

Should you buy a house before you have a baby or after? That is a difficult choice to make. Here at babybudgeting.co.uk we are happy…

Efficient and Tidy: Saving Money When Moving House

Big life changes tend to be equally big money eaters. It’s not always as easy to cut costs when you’re already up to your neck…

3 HUGE Reasons why Life Insurance is so important for families with children

Reasons why Life Insurance is so important Do you have life insurance? It is so important to have life insurance I really cannot stress it…

New baby budgeting – 3 ways to cut costs

So you’ve got a new baby on the way – congratulations! There’s nothing more exciting than looking forward to those first moments with your child.…

The Most Meaningful gifts

Some gifts are just fabulous, expensive, much wanted and yet a few years down the line, or months or days they are old hat. The…

3 big financial challenges when you have a baby

When you first find out you are pregnant feelings are often intense. If planned or a welcome surprise they can be incredibly happy feelings but…

Ways to show your kids how to save

I have just read a great article on 5 Ways to Show Your Kids How to Save Money and it really got me thinking. The…

Cutting Costs When You’re Expecting a Child

Cutting Costs When You’re Expecting a Child   There are few things in life that kick you into gear like expecting a child. As soon…

A Foodie’s Guide to Kuala Lumpur

Food is one of life’s great pleasures and, if you’re anything like me, sampling excellent local cuisine is especially important when on holiday. My foodie’s…

Fertility tourism – keeping a lid on costs

From Dr Caroline Phillips, founder of Fertility Clinics Abroad  Introduction Last year we teamed up with Fertility Network UK to look at the main drivers…

Why Skirts Are the Perfect Choice for Budget Fashionistas

Living on a budget presents some unique challenges. But, if you are prepared to take a slightly different approach to things, usually it is not…

Living With Your Baby – Tips For New Parents

A new baby in the house can be a particularly challenging experience for any parent. This is even more true when you’ve never had a…

5 Tricks To Save Money On Kids’ Toys

  Want to make birthdays and Christmas less expensive? When treating your kids to the toys they want, you shouldn’t have to resort to a…

Find The Balance Between Being Yourself And Being Mom

Becoming a mom, might be one of the most difficult things you’ll ever do. Your entire identity gets altered within a few moments. Suddenly everything…

What would you do if you won a lot of money?

I often wonder what I would spend my fortune on (if I had one) I do have quite distinct ideas ( can you tell I…

Party On at Smyths Toys on 26 May

Party at Smyths Toys So what plans do you have for next weekend?     How about a bit of free fun – and a…

Want your children to be good with money? 7 steps to take now

Many of us are guilty of shying away from our personal finances. According to a recent survey 83% of parents recognise the value of teaching…

It’s Time to Boost Your Earning Potential & Here’s How

How to boost your earning potential Do you feel like you’re not quite earning the amount of money that you truly deserve to earn in…

Win a 1 night hotel stay in London at Point A and a romantic dinner for 2

It is Royal Wedding time and in collaboration with Point A Hotels I have a very princely competition for you this week! Are you ready?…

Preparing for a Baby – Make Sure You Action These Top Tips

  Preparing for a baby to arrive is a fun and exciting proposition, and something you need to plan for. There is a lot to…