There are countless registry lists out there. This FREE one-page baby financial planning checklist will help you through understanding the even bigger costs of having a baby. Medical care, hospital stays, maternity leave, child care and more.
There are steps you can take before you are pregnant and while pregnant to begin your baby financial planning. This checklist outlines what to do during pregnancy, during your baby’s first month, and important financial steps to take during your baby’s first year.
Visit How to Financially Prepare for Baby to get a step-by-step guide through the financial checklist items during the pregnancy phase of planning. Then, check out Financial Planning for a Baby (coming soon!) to better understand all the steps for baby’s first year.
You can’t afford not to financially prepare for a baby – no matter your income level, insurance coverage or job title. While you are picking out nursery colors and choosing between Pampers and Huggies, don’t be surprised by unexpected, big ticket financial items or miss out on early financial wins during your baby’s first year.