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The small cushion in the savings account provides a feeling of safety

I was talking to my cousin about this yesterday. There is something about having money in the bank that reduces stress, even if you still have debt.

Someone in my family is going to have to get a divorce and needed 3k for it and has been asking her mother to loan her the money, even though she just got a check for 5k. How much stress would it have relieved if she had just saved some portion of that check??? I really wish more people realized how important this is.
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