Babies are expensive, and there’s a lot of government support available for struggling families, but often the information is hard to digest. So here we break down some of the main avenues for assistance.
Having a family
Help is at hand for new families struggling to make ends meet
Babies are expensive, and there’s a lot of government support available for struggling families, but often the information is hard to digest. So here we break down some of the main avenues for assistance. Read more.
Don’t let finances be the reason for your sleepless nights
There’s a lot to get your head around in those first few weeks and months, but once you’re out of that new born fog, it might be time to get a few pieces of financial housekeeping sorted. Read more.
6 tips for new mums from Plunket
As soon as your baby arrives you’ll be inundated with advice from friends, family, and even strangers in the supermarket. With this in mind we caught up with Plunket, who are experts to say the least, to find out what their best advice is for mums-to-be. Read more.
Know what to expect before you’re expecting
Babies are expensive but it's not just nappies and clothes that make them a financial juggling act. It's a good idea to know what you're getting in to before you're actually expecting. Here are 3 key areas to consider before you start trying for a baby. Read more.
The story of how a family found its financial feet
Marc and his wife have three young children and making ends meet on one salary isn't always easy. Read how they made it work. Read more.
BNZ Baby Budget Calculator
To help you budget for your baby, we've partnered with Plunket and Massey University to give you an idea of the upcoming expenses you might be facing.Try it out