Creating an emergency fund

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July 2007

PART 7: Creating an emergency fund

It’s not a luxury vessel; it’s the ballast that keeps your financial ship from capsizing. Learn how to keep your finances afloat.

Do you have an emergency fund?
  • Why you need an emergency fund
  • 6 ways to sabotage savings

Take action: Creating an emergency fund



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