Money Smart Mom: Financially Fit Parenting is an invaluable resource for families of all types. You might still be on the fence, wondering how you’ll ever be able to afford children. You might have kids already and don’t understand why you’re still living paycheque to paycheque like you did in college. Whether you have kids yet or are still in the planning stages, are in debt up to your eyeballs or just barely keeping up, this book can help.

For some families, this book will provide them with the information they need to dig out of their debt, enabling them more freedom in their financial decision making. For others, it will help them manage having a one-income household. It might provide enough information to guide families in finding the extra money to contribute to an RESP. It may give others strategies for handling money without fighting, even if their earning, spending and saving doesn’t change a nickel.