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Here’s what we wanted to share with you this week.
I Used My Emergency Fund, and I Liked It. [She Picks Up Pennies] — “The first mistake we make when we talk about emergency funds is talk about making money from them. I have no interest in making money on my emergency fund, and neither should you. I don’t view it as an asset. Instead, I look at it as a safety device. It’s a form of insurance. I want it to exist and hope to never need it.” (Submitted by J. Money.)
A Stronger Bond. [Humble Dollar] — “SERIES I SAVINGS bonds might be the best-performing investment in folks’ portfolios this year. With steep losses in both the stock and bond markets, I bond’s 9.62% current yield looks like a home run. But the playing field could be shifting.” (Submitted by Tarsha.)