9 Money-Saving Tips for Parents
It now costs about a quarter-million dollars to raise a child from infancy to adulthood. If you’re a parent, you need all the money-saving tips you can get. Start by using baby coupon codes for everything from diapers to nursery items to infant formula (if you’re using it). As they get older, try batch cooking for cheaper home-cooked meals and have clothing swaps. And always be on the lookout for cheap and free things to do. Here are nine more money-saving tips for parents.
This article first appeared on the U.S. News Money blog.
Frugal moms know that a family doesn’t have to spend a lot to live well. Even with violin practice to pay for, new clothes to budget in and widely attended birthday parties to throw, moms can keep finances in order with resourcefulness and strategy.