6 second take: Are you a new parent struggling to make ends meet?

All parents face the conundrum of how to pay for childcare – whether it be full-time or for a few hours a week. We want our children to have safe, quality care without breaking the bank. Here are some tried and tested alternatives to traditional childcare. I am a mom of twins and I own my own small business at CatherineAlford.com. I also contribute regularly to CentSai.