What you need to know about the new government child care subsidy

This article is originally published in Circle In. As we gear up for the Australian Government’s New Child Care Package rollout, it’s important to know what is changing, how it affects your family and what you need to do. From 2 July 2018 the current Child Care Rebate and Child Care Benefit will be replaced by … Continue reading What you need to know about the new government child care subsidy

The workplace where dads and secondary carers get 14 weeks paid leave

Huge congratulations to Medibank on offering secondary carers such great entitlements!  Supporting parents is a big part of what we do here at Career Money Life, in fact just recently we were proud to be able to offer a stay-at-home dad his choice of Mothercraft support while his partner returned to work! Medibank has issued … Continue reading The workplace where dads and secondary carers get 14 weeks paid leave

Our top Mama Tips for a Successful Return to Work

This article is originally published in Circle In. At Circle In we talk constantly about a successful return to work: what works for us as mums and what doesn’t. From our own experience and from talking to other mums, we’ve worked out lots of tips. We’d like to share a few of the best with … Continue reading Our top Mama Tips for a Successful Return to Work

Planning your family finances and returning to work

This article is originally published in Circle In, Australia's fastest growing resource for working mums. Circle In is part of Career Money Life's Supplier Community. Returning to work after having a baby can sometimes be a challenging transition for parents and children. This important event can affect much more than their everyday lives, it also … Continue reading Planning your family finances and returning to work

A Mother and Daughter’s Perspective on the Working Juggle

This article is originally published in Circle In. Circle In is Australia's first FREE career resource for working mothers. To celebrate Mother’s Day, we spoke to Sandy Hutchison and her 14-year-old daughter Alex about what it’s like juggling a high-powered corporate career with having children (and what it’s like growing up with this person as your mum!). … Continue reading A Mother and Daughter’s Perspective on the Working Juggle