Wed, 10 April 2019
Having an arbitrary amount of money on hand is not a smart way to plan for emergencies. Always stick with a safe money goal that is relevant to you and your situation.
Whether you’re on your own or supporting a family, it’s a good idea to have at least 6 months of emergency reserves around. For people who change jobs frequently I would recommend you increase this amount to a year’s worth of income. So how do you know how much safe money you really need and how does this amount change as you approach retirement? Other topics include:
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