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We have developed a Financial Wellness Center, in partnership with MoneyEdu, to offer online courses, a full article library, and personal credit counseling agents that can meet with you on your time.
Having A Baby
This month's iTHINK Financial Wellness Center education course topic is:
A look at the financial challenges of raising a child.
Having a baby is not just a family decision, it's a financial decision too.
- Babies and Budgets
How to get your finances in shape before a baby arrives, including a budget review, paying down debt, making sure you're getting the best on any long-term debt, and creating an emergency fund.
- Paying for the Baby Years
The non-childcare costs you can expect when having a baby, from cribs to health insurance.
- Managing Risks
Life is filled with unexpected events. Learn how to ensure the financial security of your child in the worst case scenario.
- Children and Taxes
A review of the tax benefits that can help you manage the expenses incurred with children.
- Childcare Choices
An overview of different childcare choices and the financial implications of each.
- Growing Up - Childhood and Beyond
A look at the additional costs of raising a child beyond the first few years including the indirect costs.
Complete learning experiences with dozens of topics such as Budget Basics, Financial Planning, Having a Baby and Buying a Car. Personalized registration is available by entering your name, email address and creating a password.
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