Tag Archives: Emergency Fund

The Stock Market Hates Uncertainty

Covid. The Election transition. Christmas. The market sure hates uncertainty, and the virus is getting worse. It will probably continue until we have a good vaccine in enough volume. The election transition looks like it’ll play out until January 20. Hopefully not. With the downturn this year, Christmas shopping season is less than certain. And… Read More »

Why Have An Emergency Fund?

I want to seriously warn you that you should have an emergency fund. The last thing you want to have to do is raid your stock portfolio because you lost your job or need an expensive repair. Note though that so many things could be defined as an emergency. So maybe we should define what… Read More »