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Indy on a Budget

Affording Health Care for Kids with Special Health Needs

How big an issue is money for parents of kids with special health care needs? In a word, huge."It can be life changing. It can mean bankruptcy. It can be whether a kid gets what he needs or not," says ...more»

Indy on a Budget

Summertime. Oh, what a blessing it is. The children are now out of school as parents try to find some down time to take a family vacation....more»

How to Save on Family Vacations

Families are always looking for ways to enjoy vacation time together that maximizes fun, while minimizing the budget....more»

Baby Gear on a Budget

Walk into any baby gear aisle—especially baby superstores—and prepare to be overwhelmed by the thousands of items vying for your dollars....more»

Date Night on a Dime (or Two)

If your love is big but your wallet thin take heart in knowing that cheap is chic this February. Consider these Cupid-approved ideas for dates on a dime....more»

Affording the Arts

"Studies have shown that participation in the arts is directly related to better in-school performance, such as accelerated cognitive development, higher GPAs, a greater ability to work within a group ...more»

Indy on a Budget

Halloween is fast approaching, which means the time has come to start thinking about costumes! But this year’s costumes don't need to be expensive, uncreative or store-bought horrors....more»

Transportation Troubles

Today everyone is looking to save money and unexpected car repairs are the last thing busy families want to deal with....more»

Indy on a Budget

At first glance, packing a lunch seems pretty simple. But upon closer examination, it can seem a little daunting considering you have to plan for and prep the food, find all of the little containers to ...more»

Indy on a Budget

Ahh, July. School almost seems like a distant memory and the lazy, hazy days of summer seem to stretch out endlessly....more»
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