Daily Challenge Thursday Jun. 14, 2012
Basic Access is about awareness of access to some key elements such as healthy food, health care, and a safe and satisfying place to live.
Contribute to your emergency fund today, or make a plan to start one if you haven't already.
- Jennifer F.Flourishing
This is so timely. Right now in my life, I wish I had put MORE into my emergency fund, but I'll have to make do. I'll be more diligent about this in the future.
- Gaynor E.Flourishing
I forgot to do my DC yesterday! What a nitwit! I checked other people's challenges, and made comments.... and completely forgot about mine. Good thing I wasn't in a pact.
I don't have an emergency fund as such. I do have a fund which is mainly for travelling, so that when the opportunity arises for me to go and do a trip that I really want to do, I can jump in and just do it. I am ...see more
- Meisha R.LeafingLevel 69
I have a plan set up that automatically moves $50 from my checking account to my savings (emergency fund) every month. I pretend like my savings isnt even there so it is nice to have a bit of security there.
- Kate S.Flourishing
I'm on the right track, YEAH! I looked into my savings plan and used a clacutlator to come up with what I needed to save monthly to reach my goal of 28k in our emergency fund. It will take 4 years. Yikes! But I'm increasing my contributions today.
I have a new pact partner starting tomorrow with Lavada-Sunny and I am so looking forward to it. We get to pick a theme and I think between our combined ...see more
- Alisha A.BlossomingLevel 224
Not such a good morning, but trying to keep a smile on my face. : ~ ) It looks like we will be dipping into our emergency fund. Go figure, the oven and the refrigerator have decided to not work. Our repair man is kind enough to fit us in later this morning. You know things happen in 3, so what else will break?
We have this emergency fund. We depleted our savings when my husband lost his job ...see more
- Fae R.BlossomingLevel 49
- Jessica Z.BlossomingLevel 200
Since my funds were totally depleted while my hubby was away, I'm finally to a point where I can start saving again as he will be back home on Saturday after being gone over a year waiting for his visa!
- Melinda H.SproutingLevel 257
I have 2 savings accounts - one that has a monthly transfer from checking to build it up. It technically is the emergency fund, but some funds are also used for travel. The 1st savings account is held at an internet bank so it takes a couple days to get funds. Money coming out of that account take forethought. The second savings account just has a small amount in it for easy access with the ATM ...see more
Alisha A. replied June 15, 2012 at 2:04 UTC: