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Babies and growing families

Starting (or growing) your family can shake up your big financial picture. Browse this section to find out how you can budget for today and plan for tomorrow. 
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Babies and Families

Short-term disability for pregnancy and maternity leave

If you have a baby on the way, you might be thinking about how your job and income will be affected, and how you can best support your new family on this journey.

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Babies and Families

Financial literacy - Teaching your kids to save money

Spending money comes easy to young people, but taking the time to teach financial literacy to your kids, as well as how to save money, can be a critical life skill that could follow them into adulthood.

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Babies and Families

What to do when parents and kids depend on you

About half of people in their 40s and 50s are now part of the sandwich generation, meaning they are being squeezed from both ends, caring for both children and aging parents at the same time.

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Babies and Families

A financial checklist for having a baby

From budget impacts to changing financial goals, there is a business side to your baby’s arrival.

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Babies and Families

Finances for the sandwich generation

Penn and Kim Holderness get real about the challenges today's families face when it comes to financial planning. Find out what they learned when they asked a financial advisor the tough questions about what you don't see in your social media feed.

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Babies and Families

Life insurance considerations for parents of special needs children

There are important factors you should be aware of when it comes to life insurance if you have a special needs child.

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Babies and Families

Moms and money

The financial implications of motherhood means moms must adjust their finances to fit the needs of their growing family whether they are a mom in the labor force or a stay-at-home mom.

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