The ‘baby buffer’- average family banks £2,547 before a new arrival

Typical parents-to-be have a ‘baby buffer’ of £2,547 in the bank to prepare for their new arrival, research has revealed. Experts, who carried out a detailed study into the financial implications of bringing a baby into the family,  found much of what is set aside goes on equipment such as buggies, cots and car seats.…

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