June 14, 2018

 Money Basics – 11 Ways to Grow your Emergency Fund 

Sometimes you have a little emergency and it really helps to have a stash of money in your emergency fund to pay an unexpected bill.  Our refrigerator died a couple of months ago, may it rest in peace. There wasn’t much warning. One night I noticed was that the ice cream didn’t seem quite as hard as usual, but the next night it was normal. I thought maybe we had just not quite shut the door tight enough or something. But no, the following day the stuff in the refrigerator section wasn’t very cold either and – lo and behold our refrigerator was dead. We only have one fridge. There’s no extra chest freezer or “beer fridge” in the basement. And our refrigerator was well stocked because we had just done a “big” grocery shopping. We were about to…