Cost of Pregnancy and Delivery
Patricia Fox

Managing Costs of Pregnancy and Delivery

Sierra is doing her best to budget for the cost of pregnancy and delivery. Much to her frustration, she hasn’t found a dependable source for estimating costs. According to Money, the cost of delivering a baby in the hospital ranged from $1,189 to $11,986. I’m thankful that she has health insurance from her employer. In […]
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Patricia Fox
  • 16 Jun 17
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The Cost of Pregnancy and Delivery

What is the cost of pregnancy and delivery in 2017? Sierra is pregnant for the first time and is getting a frustrating education in the delivery and cost of healthcare. An Education in Healthcare – It’s Complicated SS: I am 14.5 weeks along in my pregnancy. This week, I received my second medical bill, from […]
Image of Sierra and Patty on her wedding day. Not discussing wedding budget.
Patricia Fox
  • 28 Nov 16
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Wedding Budget Update: Over Budget and Under Budget

The wedding budget update is complete! Sierra prepared a budget very soon after getting engaged and adjusted it regularly. Her vendors have been paid and she is settling into married life. I asked her how her budget looked post-wedding. Did you go over your wedding budget? Unfortunately, yes. I think we ended up spending closer […]
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PattyFox
  • 1 Oct 16
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Welcome to Mother Daughter Money!

Mother Daughter Money was conceived in November 2015. I had become interested in financial therapy, behavioral economics, and personal finance. As I was walking one morning, I was thinking about how to add financial therapy and coaching services to my psychology practice. I was also thinking about conversations with Sierra as she was planning her […]