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Subject:  Re: What comes first? Date:  2/16/2001  11:04 PM
Author:  c130king Number:  27952 of 78166

I agree with both JLC and LooseChange on the Emergency Fund. I have 4-6 months worth of living expenses in various forms (cash, savings bonds, money market fund) but I know that I will eventually have to pay for my daughter's wedding, my son's and daughter's college education, and my retirement home when I get out of the USAF.

I feel like I need some funds that aren't tax deferred so that I ha