It’s the most difficult part of being a single parent: finances. Somehow it doesn’t seem to matter how much you earn in your career. Whether you have a high-level corporate job making 6 figures per year, or work 3 jobs at minimum wage – it’s tough.
If you’re just beginning the process of becoming a single mom or if you’ve been a single mother for some time and find your financial situation changing, it can be tricky. After all, one of the great things about being a Strong Single Mom is not having anyone else around to tell you what you can and cannot do. Of course, that’s one of the downfalls of being a Strong Single Mom, too. (more…)