3 Simple Tips for Raising Kids on a Budget
Raising a family is expensive, but there are a lot of corners you can cut painlessly. Thrift store shopping is a good first step in raising kids on a budget. Cloth diapering, batch cooking, couponing and shopping around to save on car insurance for you and your teen are all smart ways to be thrifty. It’s also important to directly involve your kids in saving, such as growing a vegetable garden to teach them the value of thrifty eating, giving them paying chores, and helping them to set their own budget. And that’s just the beginning!
This article first appeared on 24/7 Mom.
As every mom knows, there are just times when you can’t make ends meet and you are literally robbing Peter to pay Paul. Actually, there are some things you can do to make raising kids on a budget so much easier but you’ve probably never thought about it.