Should we save for our child’s post-secondary education?
Budgeting / Children / Education / Saving money

Should we save for our child’s post-secondary education?

The discussion around the dinner table a few nights ago started with Mr. Unchained’s simple question: When is one considered an adult? To his annoyance, I replied that it depended entirely on the situation. Despite his urging to just give him a number, I said that it depended on the given situation and the individual’s…

Private: Should we save for our child’s post-secondary education? was originally published on Unchained 55

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Changing our financial priorities – we’re having a baby!!!
Baby Fund / Personal Finance

Changing our financial priorities – we’re having a baby!!!

If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you might’ve seen that on Friday morning, I had a bit of a shock. Although I was convinced testing would be a waste, I figured I’d do it anyway so I could rest assured I was safe to eat sushi for our Mother’s Day celebration next weekend. I had…

Changing our financial priorities… because we’re having a baby!!! was originally published on Unchained 55

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How much do I need to save before going on maternity leave?
Maternity Leave / Personal Finance

How much do I need to save before going on maternity leave?

We’ve been trying to conceive now for about 6 months now, so it’s getting more and more challenging to stay positive with every month that goes by. In an attempt to look on the “brighter” side, I wrote about 8 “positives” in not being pregnant yet, the most important being more time to pay off…

How much do I need to save before going on maternity leave? was originally published on Unchained 55

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