Building an Emergency Fund: How to Set a Budget When You're in Debt
Did you know that the average American has roughly $38,000 in personal debt, and that doesn't even include their mortgage? Being in debt can feel suffocating and crippling, like a hole you can't escape. However, it doesn't have to be that way. With careful budgeting and planning, you can both pay off your debt and build an emergency fund. Let's take a look at how.