Posts by Rebecca Lake

Adorable babies playing side by side at daycare.

Nanny or daycare? How to decide what’s right for your family

Debating between a nanny, au pair, or daycare for your child? Here’s what to consider when choosing the right option for your family and your budget.

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How much does it cost to adopt a child?

Adoption can be a parent’s dream come true, but it usually comes with expenses. Find out how much the adoption process might cost.

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What Your Credit Score and Debt Should Be In Your 30s

In your 20s, managing your finances may be an entirely new concept. For instance, you might be learning how to budget for the first time while navigating the beginnings of your career or figuring out how you’re going to pay down student loans.

Once you settle into your 30s, it’s time to start taking a closer look at your financial picture, particularly where your credit score and debt are concerned. While credit is a helpful tool for improving your score if used wisely, it can just as easily lead to debt if not.

If the big 3-0 is on the horizon or you’re already a part of the 30-something crowd, here’s how to make sure you’re on the right track when it comes to your credit score and debt.

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