Financial Planning for First-Time Parents

Get in control of your short and long-term financial future as you enter parenthood.

How it works

5 Lessons

25 Minutes Total


Master the Basics

  • Understand health insurance coverage

  • Plan and pay for medical expenses

  • Navigate parental leave and child care

  • Build a family budget

  • Plan and save for the future

Congrats! You're going to be a parent. Now what?

There’s a lot to navigate, from health insurance and medical expenses, to preparing for parental leave and budgeting for child care.

This free short course will help you get on track.

Discover what (medical expenses) to expect when expecting, how to find out what’s covered by your health insurance so you can build a budget, and where to begin with parental leave.

Master the basics

  • Understand health insurance coverage

  • Plan and pay for medical expenses

  • Navigate parental leave and child care

  • Build a family budget

  • Plan and save for the future

$13,524 for delivery and care for mothers or birthing people

National median costs for a normal delivery and hospital stay in the U.S.

Source: US Department of Health and Human Services

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