In addition to the kinds of things that make up baby registries and line the closets and walls of nurseries, there are some must-have items that every new parent should consider. Regardless of your income level and budget, it will really pay off to plan ahead. In addition to the tips provided in our first article, here are some added items to consider.
Start a Savings Account for Your Child
If you desire to save money for your child’s college fund, you need to start now. If you don’t include it in the budget before diapers and Little League and increased auto insurance fees start eating away at your monthly funds, you probably never will. You may want to consult a financial advisor to figure out what makes sense with your family’s finances. [Read more…]