Finance

What Should Take Place After Building an Emergency Fund

Do you have an emergency fund already built? Are you still trying to do so and find it difficult? Either way, it is understandable the discipline it takes to create an emergency fund. If you have done so, all the more power to you. If you haven’t done so, it is not too late, but you must understand the significance and importance of doing so. When you do, this will give you the push to start sooner rather than later. When you run a household or even if you are single, you need to have a financial buffer that will tide you over for up to six months when you have an emergency such as losing a job or a medical illness. The six months worth of finances will help to pay for your living expenses while you get well or try to look for a new job.

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California Schools Benefit From Budget Surplus

The state of California has been making a great recovery when it comes to economy and job growth. In 2015, the state saw a surplus in revenue exceeding $8 billion, and this was only in a matter of four months. Fortunately the state chose to do a great thing and use the extra money for public schools. It was the hopes of Assembly Democrats that this money be used to increase average per-pupil spending, and expand access to quality childcare and preschool programs. This would help in making California one of the best states for education.

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