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Emergency Savings

This course will equip you with the tools and information you need to build your rainy day fund.

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About the course

This course will equip you with the tools and information you need to build your rainy day fund.

What you'll learn

How to create an emergency savings plan
Which bank accounts and apps are best for saving
Strategies to help you build solid savings habits

Course overview

Getting started
INTRODUCTION
Getting started
This course will equip you with the tools and information you need to build your rainy day fund.
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Establishing an emergency fund
5 MIN
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LESSON 1
Establishing an emergency fund
Learn what an emergency fund is and how to determine your target savings goal.
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Where to park your savings
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LESSON 2
Where to park your savings
Explore differences between bank account types and which is right for you.
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Top mobile savings apps
3 MIN
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LESSON 3
Top mobile savings apps
Learn about available apps that can monitor your saving habits, spending and more.
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Meet the experts

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Liz Hund

Liz is a social producer at Bankrate who writes features with a social-first angle. Her writing has been featured on MSN and Business Insider.

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Instructor

Mary Wisniewski

Mary is an editor for Bankrate. She previously covered fintech at American Banker and is a frequent speaker at a variety of digital banking events.

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