Life's full of surprises. Emergency funds can save the day when you get the not-so-fun and expensive kind. That’s why saving for a rainy day is the first step in living a smarter financial life. Follow these steps to get busy building yours.
Automated Clearing House (ACH)
High-Yield Savings Account
Money Market Account
Pay Yourself First
Your needs, wants, and future goals are all accounted for here.
Hint: It's not in your checking account.
Bill Nye-backed tricks.
When there's only so much money to go around.
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