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Baby costs calculator

Use this calculator to help you work out how much you may need to save and spend to be prepared for the new arrival.


You will need the following information to hand:

  • Your due date

If you haven’t yet decided when to have a baby, or if you are having a child through adoption or surrogacy, you can still use this calculator. Enter a future date to see how much money you may need to save or even to create a list of items you need to buy.

Estimated time to complete: 5 minutes


The tool above is provided by the Money Advice Service. Please refer to their website for the Money Advice Service privacy notice.


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