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Transitioning From Workplace to Home

Articles, tips and hints to help you successfully make the transition from working parent to stay-at-home parent, both financially and emotionally.

Career Crossroads: Taking Time Off to Raise Your Family
From Career Planning at About.com, this article focuses on those women and men who decide to put their careers on hold to raise a family.

Consider the Obvious: Use Your Workforce Skills at Home
Working from home can offer an opportunity for parents to keep their skills up-to-date. Guest author Michael Gifford has these tips to convert current job skills to a home-based business.

Limited Choices: Is this Liberation?
The Women's Movement of the 60's and 70's was suppose to give us more choices, but has it actually limited our parenting options?

Returning Home
Guest author Marsha Hall shares the story of her sometimes rocky transition from working mother to stay-at-home mother.

Should Both Parents Work?
In this balanced look at the pros and cons of both parents working outside of the home, author Ric Edelman discusses the real costs of working and staying home.

Stay-at-Home vs. Working Parents : Tough Choices
Various options for parents who do work outside of the house, and some ideas for working from home.

The Cost of Working
Bringing another income into the house isn't always as helpful as you might think. Find out how much you really bring home here.

Tips To Move From Two Incomes To One
Here are the top money saving tips for families who want to have one parent stay at home with their children.

You Can Afford to Stay Home With Your Kids
From About.com's Financial Planning site, if you or your spouse want to stay home and raise your kids, but think you can't afford to, you're not alone. But you may be mistaken in thinking that you couldn't get by on one salary.

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