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Tough break. At the same time, I'm glad you had an emergency fund to use as your first line of defense. Rebuilding it will be important -- and now you know to make it bigger, eh?

I could be heartless and say you should have gone without AC. However, I live in DC where the temps have been almost 100 and the heat indexes higher than that in the last couple of weeks. AC is not optional for us, and I assume it's not optional for you, either.

Keep grinding away at the debt. You're so right that it's three steps forward and two steps back. You'll get there.

ThyPeace, and it's hard work.
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