Articles under “savings account”

How To Build the Emergency Fund That’s Right for You

Even the most careful planners can lose their job or experience unusual healthcare costs. So you know you need an emergency fund — but how much of one do you need?

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The “What-If Fund” — What It Is and Why Every Woman Needs One

You can look at your emergency fund and think of all the bad things it might one day give you the ability to escape, but you can also look at the money and imagine what opportunities or big ideas it might allow you to say yes to.

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