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Creating An Emergency Spending Fund

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Financial emergencies usually occur without warning. Whether it is a medical emergency or a global health crisis like COVID-19, having a backup financial plan can help you steer through them.  An emergency spending fund allows you to take advantage of cash savings while you are under financial stress. Without an emergency fund, you may end […]

What Utilities Will I Need to Pay For If I Move Into An Apartment?

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As a first-time renter, the excitement of moving into your very own place is likely to know no bounds. You may even feel compelled to ignore the less-exciting details like budgeting, expenses, bills, and the cost of utilities. However, it’s important to work those things out before you sign the lease. You want to know […]