More For Your Money - University of Illinois Extension

Saving Money

  1. Saving Money
    Having 3 or more months of living expenses in an emergency fund is a good savings goal.
  2. Saving Money
    It is impossible to save much if you only save small amounts.
  3. Saving Money
    Interest is the amount of money you earn on a savings account or investment.
  4. Saving Money
    Stocks, bonds, or mutual funds usually pay you more than savings accounts.
  5. Saving Money
    You should choose the same type of investment whether you have a short-term savings goal or a longer term savings goal.