Monday, February 20, 2012
From Daily Mail:
The financial strain of having a baby can come as a shock to many.
But a new study has found costs start to mount up even before the baby's birth.
Findings revealed that first-time parents spend an average of £1,786 in preparation for their newborn.
Despite having limited funds, two thirds of expectant parents turned to credit cards or took out loans and a quarter reported financial woes after the birth.
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