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Video: Financial management for families

In this video, financial expert Paul Clitheroe explains basic strategies to handle the financial burden of raising children. Parents talk about coping with changed financial circumstances. The video also includes tips on budgeting, planning, using the baby bonus, borrowing baby goods, prioritising needs over wants, and making sacrifices to keep income greater or equal to expenses.

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