Written by Marcy Ages, Senior Consultant & Certified Professional Consultant on Aging, B.A, CIM, CFP, CPCA, CLU
September 29, 2014
Buckingham palace has announced that Prince George will be a big brother in the spring. Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge will no doubt have no problem paying for the new arrival’s expenses. However, in this case most people are not as lucky as the Royal Couple. Since studies show that the cost of raising a child can range anywhere from $3,000 to $15,000 per year, it seems that the only way one can afford to raise a child nowadays is to have their own royal treasury.
There are many tips that people can learn to help them save money as they raise their children. But that’s not what I want to write about today. Instead, I am going to tell you about the government money that you may not know about which can be used to offset some of your daily expenses.Read more »