Personal Finance FAQ Series: When Should I Use My Emergency Fund?

We hear planners telling us all of the time to save 3-6 months of expenses in an emergency fund (and sometimes even more than six months of expenses). However, nobody really tells us when we can feel justified in tapping into those reserves. Today’s episode of the Hull Financial Planning Personal Finance FAQ Series deals with that issue. You can also find another example of when to use your emergency fund when I answer a reader question about whether to use her emergency fund after leaving a job.

When Should I Use My Emergency Fund?


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About Jason Hull

Jason Hull is a Fort Worth financial advisor. Before becoming a Fort Worth financial planner, Jason co-founded, built, and sold a software development company. He is a CFP candidate, has a MBA from the University of Virginia, and a BS from the United States Military Academy at West Point. He is the owner of Fort Worth financial advisor Hull Financial Planning.

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