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When Should You Raid Your Emergency Fund?

My tweet earlier this week got me thinking about emergency funds: What counts as an emergency? According to Vanguard, an emergency fund is a stash of money set aside to cover the financial surprises life throws your way.  Commenters noted that a wedding “obviously did...

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How Money Mantras Can Improve Your Finances

It’s common knowledge that one must control one’s thoughts because thoughts lead to actions. The same is true with money – how you think about money directly leads to how one spends money. So it goes that improving your relationship with money is an important...