Finances

Keeping your family home
You could keep your home through your divorce The stress of separation and divorce doesn't need to be coupled with the loss of your family home. This is a really important time to have a conversation with a trusted professional about your finances to discuss your options. You may be surprised with t...
Preparing for Christmas now
Preparing for Christmas Today we are talking about preparing for Christmas - before you starting yelling at the computer screen hear me out.  What I want to see is that at the end of the year you are prepared for Christmas at the end of the year.  I don't want you to struggle with all of the added...
Pocket money how do you handle this?
Pocket money - how it is done in your household? Welcome back - today we are talking about pocket money! I have heard parents debate for years the topic of pocket money. How much is too much? Should children receive pocket money for doing chores or every week regardless? Is there a right way  to sp...
Getting out of debt and into your new life
Getting out of debt - do you have a plan? We are kicking off the month of February already for 2016 and this month our theme is money!  So to start off with we are going to look at ways of getting out of debt.  If you are separated or divorced it is likely that you ended that relationship with som...
Surviving on a single income
Surviving on a single income Today we are talking about the impacts of dropping and surviving on a single income and what that actually means for your family. Some of you may find that you have gone from having 2 incomes to support your family to going through your separation/divorce process and now...
Your money mindset success
Today we are talking about the power of attitude, aka your money mindset and the impact it can play on your finances.  One thing that has struck me since starting Our Children Australia and going out on my own is the power that your mindset and your attitude can have not only on your day but also o...
Budgets - tips for single parents
Budgets .... they don't have to be scary!!! Welcome back to Our Children Australia. With Christmas fast approaching, money can be tight. So this week we are going to talk about family budgets.   Before we get started, I wanted to let you know that we have a free co parenting pack which you can ...