Story Topic: Budgeting

Fighting exhaustion and discrimination

Posted 2 October 2017

Maria is single mum to two sons, who are thriving. But juggling work and family life with little support is exhausting, she says. “I once had a run-in with another mum, who said she couldn’t invite...

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Bringing her up alone

Posted 2 October 2017

One woman’s story of bringing up her daughter alone “So what does your husband do?” When another mum asked me that out of the blue one day, it threw me and upset me. Now when I...

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Divorce in an Asian culture

Posted 23 June 2017

Sonia, 41, is from the South East and is a single mum to two girls, 11 year-old Kiran and nine year-old Jas*. For the past five years she’s overcome numerous challenges, from dealing with divorce...

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