October 17, 2018


10 Ways to Save Money When Living on a Parenting Payment

Most people would like to save for the future, whether it is for a holiday, retirement or potential emergencies. Saving money gives a lot of freedom and offers possibilities, but living on a limited income such as the parental payment doesn’t always make it easy. The Parenting Payment is a benefit from the government given to principal carers of children younger than eight years if you are single and six years if you are a couple. It is meant as a help for families living on a small income. If that’s you, and if you want to learn some tips on how to save money, read on. Here are ten ways you can save money when living on a parenting payment:

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