Canada Grants

We’ve talked extensively about American Grants for Single Mothers, US State Assistance programs, and other financial help agencies for American women. However, there are a number of Canadian assistance programs for Canadian Moms/Dads. The Canadian assistance programs work quite a bit different than the US assistance programs. Frankly, there’s just a lot more of a […]

Canada Federal Assistance

No matter which province you call home, there are Canadian Federal Assistance programs designed to help you give your kids the best start in life, whether they are newborns or ready to launch out into the world. From child care assistance to University savings plans, there is likely some program that can help you manage […]

Dating Do’s and Don’ts for Single Moms

As a single mother there are other persons and issues to be considered where matters of the heart are concerned. A single mother may go on dates for various reasons, but one overriding purpose is usually to fill a need for companionship, because everyone needs friendship. Consequently, there are guidelines on dating do’s and don’ts […]

5 Tips for Raising Kids on a Shoestring Budget

With an ever-growing list of expenses, it can seem overwhelming trying to raise kids. That parenting role becomes even harder when you are a single mom. The problem is not only trying to balance the budget, but also provide the necessities needed for the children you have, without having to sacrifice life or activities for […]

Scholarships for Single Mothers

Single mothers are responsible for all the duties of both household and finance. It is easy to begin to get bogged down in a rut and put your dreams of furthering your education on hold. According to some sources nearly 38% of single moms live at or below poverty level. In today’s society it is […]

Scholarships for Dads

The economic upheaval has a lot of men rethinking their career paths. A lot of companies are going out of business or switching to technological advances that replaces human workers. Men are feeling the crunch and as fathers they have a duty and on obligation to their families to be employed. One area that is […]

Money for Single Moms

If you’re a single mom in need of money, there are a number of avenues to explore. It’s not likely you’ll find a pile of cash somewhere (best to keep the lottery on the back burner), but using a combination of the ideas below, you might in time begin to get your budget back on […]

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

Single mothers looking to finance their first home will run into all types of mortgage options. This is a narrative that will not only explain to you what an adjustable rate mortgage is but also how it works.  It will also touch upon the pros and cons of this type of mortgage. Not all mortgage […]

Buying A Home for Single Mothers Resources

If you’re a single mother in the market for a new home, chances are your income is limited. Government statistics say that around 80% of single-parent households are managed by females, and the fact that this is by definition a single-parent home means that money is probably tight. But this is no reason to put […]

Housing Resources for Single Mothers

One of the most daunting challenges facing the single mother in today’s economy is finding or keeping safe, affordable housing for her family. If you anticipate problems or are currently experiencing them in these difficult times, take heart in the fact that there is plenty of help out there for you (see resource links below). […]