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Do you have a savings account?

Do you have a savings account? Do you always keep a certain amount of money in it incase of emergency? Do you put a certain amount in it regularly?

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OliviasMommy614

Asked by OliviasMommy614 at 9:53 PM on Sep. 28, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • Yes but sadly its empty exept for the 25 dollars required to keep it open.
    crazymom21

    Answer by crazymom21 at 9:57 PM on Sep. 28, 2009

  • I would like to start one soon!!!
    navajomama7

    Answer by navajomama7 at 10:03 PM on Sep. 28, 2009

  • Yes I do I have quit a bit thank you.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:08 PM on Sep. 28, 2009

  • Me too mine only has the minimum $5 in it. I am hoping to get DH to get direct deposit so we can get money taken out and we would never notice. even if its $5 a week or something.
    OliviasMommy614

    Answer by OliviasMommy614 at 10:09 PM on Sep. 28, 2009

  • Yes. And every month there is an automatic amount taken out of my checking and transfered into my savings account . It grows and I don't even have to think about making a deposit. But I DO have to deduct the amount from the balance in my check book. LOL.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:16 PM on Sep. 28, 2009

  • we have an "emergeny fund" in our savings account of $1000. we were able to save that up rather quickly and now we're working on paying off our debt... Thank you Dave Ramsey.
    1st_time_mom23

    Answer by 1st_time_mom23 at 10:17 PM on Sep. 28, 2009

  • Yeah. It has like $1400 right now and that's to put down on an apt. when we move.
    Usually I put $1000 in when we get our taxes back and we use that when we are short on cash each month. By Christmas there is usually nothing left or just enough to pick up a few gifts.
    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 10:20 PM on Sep. 28, 2009

  • Yes, we do.
    We make sure to put a minimum of $25 into it each payday.
    We add to it whenever we are blessed with a little extra.
    PrydferthMenyw

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 3:09 PM on Sep. 29, 2009

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