Posts Tagged ‘emergency funds’

I Married Him and His Debt

As many of you know from my blog post “Sally Mae, There’s the Door!” I became debt free just two weeks before my wedding day. I worked hard, lived within my means, and knocked out all $37,000+ of student loans just in time to say “I Do!”. Once I officially became a Hermanson, I officially…

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Saving For Emergencies

You mean I don’t need a credit card? Saving is different than investing. Saving creates stability. It is meant to be used in the short-term and should not be exposed to risk.Emergency FundSo what is an emergency fund? This is not a vacation fund or meant to be used at the mall during a sale. It is…

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