Depending on where you live in the world the ease and accessibility for taking maternity leave to differ. But, there is more to think about than just the time and money you might need. Whether you work for yourself or for others may also determine the ability for you to take the amount of time you may want and need. Recently one of my AGENCY members asked about preparing for her upcoming maternity leave. And the responses from other members were so beneficial I wanted to share them with you. If you are planning a maternity leave or think you might sometime in the future read through these.