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Welcome to our complete guide of resources for single moms. In this guide you will find a plethora of resources available through state, federal and private organizations. We have gathered phone numbers, websites and qualification criteria for financial resources, housing, childcare and transportation assistance. This article is updated for the end of 2016 and we will keep it current. Over 60 percent of single mothers are living on or below the poverty line. Much of that is attributed to the cost of childcare. Single parents who work...

Most people will agree that a college education results in a higher paying career. Unfortunately for a great many, college is unaffordable. In addition to low-income individuals, single parents struggle with paying tuition while supporting their family. If you are looking to go to college in the US, it’s even more difficult to pay for this schooling (a regular university degree from a state public college will run you about $25,000 per year, and roughly $100,000 in total for your 4 year education). The good news is there are a number...

For most of us, graduating high school is an exciting time. You are becoming an adult and you have to make one of the most important decisions of your life. What will you choose as a career? There are some adults who currently face this question as well. Unfortunately, for many, it’s not the right question that needs to be asked. The question is, can I afford to go college? According to collegedata.com, the average cost of tuition for 2015–2016 is $32,405 at private colleges, $9,410 for state residents at public colleges, and $23,893...

Finding that extra funding that will help you change your life is never easy. It can seem like a disheartening venture, especially when looking at loans and repayments. But have you ever considered applying for a grant? Well you should! Y0u just may be able to get some  form of assistance like food, clothing, rent help, school funding, money to start a new busines (or even free money) IF you qualify for a specific grant. But the onus is on YOU to 1) first find a grant that you qualify for 2) and then to apply for it. Note that there...

Do any sort of search for single mom scholarships on the web and you’ll find all sorts of misleading information about scholarships for moms or women. Most of these programs listed online are either completely out of date, outright lies trying to get you to ‘pay money’ for fake scholarships, or straight out spam. We’ve sifted through ALL the crap online and come out with a list of 50+ LEGIT scholarships that target women, working moms and single mom types that you can apply for in 2016. We’ve also created...