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How to Set and Invest Your Emergency Fund

Here's how to figure out how big your emergency fund should be and how you should invest it.

Emergency funds need a PR makeover.

First, there’s the name itself--who wants to contemplate broken-down cars, sick dogs, or job loss? Perhaps a name like "cushion fund" would hasten interest.

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