Helpful Resources For Financially Struggling Parents
8 days ago - By Scary Mommy
No one has ever said being a parent is an easy job. That's especially true when you don't have the resources. And no, we aren't talking about not being able to plush up your little one's future college fund. We're talking about day-to-day problems like struggling financially to provide the basics.
The stats around poverty speak the message loud and clear. In 2020, the poverty rate for families averaged around 17.4%. That's almost 1 in 5 families who don't have the resources to make ends meet.
It can take a toll, especially when you're unable to find affordable child care or afford diapers...
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