7 Ways to Reduce Costs with a New Baby ...


So you’ve got a new baby on the way. Congratulations! Those chubby little darlings do have a way of hitting your wallet hard though (ever seen those estimates of just how much a child will cost you during its first 18 years? And that’s without college fees). However, there are ways of reducing costs with a new baby – here are some tips on what you can do to save your dollars.

1. Borrow

Babies aren’t born fussy – they don’t care if something is second-hand. So wherever possible, see if you can borrow items, especially if it’s something they will only use for a short time. Of course, some items like car seats should be bought new, for safety reasons, but there are plenty of things that Junior can happily use second-hand.

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