The 6 “Sinking Funds” That Make Me Ready For Any Expense

In this episode, we explore the concept of “sinking funds,” which can be an extremely helpful way to save more money for short-term goals and more efficiently stay on top of recurring expenses. Check out more everyday savings tips here:

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Video by Grace Lee

Video narration by Kelly Dwyer

Based on an essay by Anna Craven

Sinking Funds: What They Are, & Why You Should Include Them In Your Budget ASAP

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