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*** Learn how to plan ahead for future financial emergencies, so you can transform a crisis situation into a manageable challenge! ***An emergency fund is an essential tool for anyone trying to stay on top of their household finances. A financialMore*** Learn how to plan ahead for future financial emergencies, so you can transform a crisis situation into a manageable challenge! ***An emergency fund is an essential tool for anyone trying to stay on top of their household finances. A financial emergency can be devastating to a familys ability to meet its obligations every month, such as rent or mortgage, utilities and food.Without a financial cushion, an event such as the loss of a job, car accident or personal injury can be financially catastrophic. In fact, without a financial emergency fund safety net in place, even the happiest events in your life, such as a wedding or new baby, can become a financial crisis. They can even strain your available funds to the limit and put people on the verge of bankruptcy.Creating a financial emergency fund is essential to your overall financial well-being, particularly if you have a family to support.A financial emergency fund will also help your mental and physical health and well-being. Financial stress is a leading cause of many serious health concerns and also one of the primary contributors to strained relationships.This guide is dedicated to helping you navigate the sometimes murky waters of financial planning to help you and your family achieve greater financial freedom.Learn what an financial emergency fund is, how to plan for emergencies, and how to save for them.Also discover how your own personal attitudes to money might be the main thing preventing you from creating the financial life of your dreams.In this guide you will also learn:+ Strategies for successful saving+ How to pay down debt in a structured way to save even more money+ The best places to save your money+ How to find the money to meet all your financial goals, no matter how large or small.If you are living from paycheck to paycheck, this invaluable guide offers you:+ Ways to stretch your money further+ How to make even more money to help you start saving in an emergency fund.If you are desperate to get out of debt, achieve financial freedom, and start saving for your familys future goals, such as college and retirement, begin today with the help of this guide.Word Count=11,300=====TABLE OF CONTENTSIntroductionWhy a Financial Emergency Fund is Key For Your Household FinancesFinancial Emergency Fund Challenges and Solutions:Dealing with Existing DebtDealing with Bad Spending HabitsDealing with Bad Savings HabitsHow Much is Enough When it Comes to an Emergency Fund?Coping with the Loss of a Job and Other Major Financial LossesWays of Making Extra MoneyPlanning Your Financial FutureBeyond Your Emergency Savings – How to Be PreparedCan Less Be More? Avoiding ConsumerismWhere to Save Your MoneyWhat to Not Use to Pay for Financial EmergenciesConclusionResourcesAppendix: Sample Household Budget Worksheet=====ABOUT THE AUTHORSEvelyn Trimborn is a freelance journalist and the author of over two dozen small business, marketing and health-related titles. You can read more of her financial pearls of wisdom at InsiderSecretsCorp.com and her health columns at healthful-goddess.com.Jim Franklin is a consultant and also a frequent contributor to the InsiderSecretsCorp.com site.