Beating the Budget

A recent shared Facebook post on the planned Medicare co-payment of $7 has produced one of the strongest responses ever for Single Mums and Single Dads. Clearly, many of us worry about the upcoming budget. The facts The majority of single parents do it very tough...

I said “we are not getting a dog”!

When you have kids, the question always comes up, “Can we get a dog/cat/fish/mouse/hermit crab?” And your first reaction will always be “Nooooo! I have enough to do as it is”. Just like you I initially said no, then thought back to my childhood when I was not allowed...

The future’s so bright

There’s every chance that when you first live life as a single parent, your finances will be stretched and you’ll be watching every penny. But it doesn’t have to stay that way. I was lucky to find a great budgeting program which allowed me to plan my finances over 12...