455 – Is Your Emergency Fund Good Enough For Any Crisis?

Debt Free in 30

May 20 2023 • 30 mins

Everyone says you need an emergency fund. But how much is enough? And what is an emergency vs. an inconvenience? Where should you store your savings? Enter Maureen Parent. Maureen returns to share lots of practical advice on how to setup a realistic system to create your emergency fund. She also explains how much you should have saved at different stages, the types of emergencies to prepare for, and why credit cards and lines of credit are not good rainy day fund tools to rely on. Tune in for lots of great tips!


Build an Annual Budget You Can Adjust For Inflation & Goals: https://youtu.be/4N9rX_x8Wjc

How to Manage Your Money in a Crisis: https://youtu.be/1iYKQAX1koI

Why You Need an Emergency Fund: https://www.hoyes.com/blog/why-you-need-an-emergency-fund/

Maureen Parent, LIT https://www.hoyes.com/about-hoyes-michalos/bankruptcy-trustees/maureen-parent/

Maureen on Twitter: https://twitter.com/MaureenParent7