Could you handle a $1,000 Emergency?
Most financial experts recommend that you have somewhere between three months and six months of basic living expenses in your emergency fund. The three month guideline is generally recommended for those who are in salaried positions and have more secure employment. This amount can seem daunting at first, but the idea is to put a small amount away each week or two to build up to that goal. Emergency savings are best placed in an interest-earning bank account, such as a money m