As a new or expecting parent, your things can quickly become overwhelming. You have doctor’s appointments to set, events to plan, preparations to make at work, and of course, so much to buy. Between health care costs and baby clothes and supplies, it’s no surprise the average cost to raise a child is a whopping $233,610. That’s why it’s important for new and expectant parents to take time to plan their finances around a new child. Doing so ensures a successful financial future and helps you focus on watching your child grow.
With everything else going on in your life at this exciting time, creating a budget and planning for your financial future can seem unnecessarily tedious. That’s why Bestow created this helpful financial checklist for first-time parents. This makes the hefty task of getting your money in order much easier.
The handy checklist walks you through each step you need to take in order to evaluate your finances, take stock of expenses, manage insurance, save strategically, and make plans for you and your child’s future. Print out your copy to work on now, or use the convenient checkbox feature to keep track of your progress online!