Get a handle on current spending and expenses. Use our budget worksheet to help you decide how much is right for you to save.
Save, Save, Save
Save on a regular basis. Need ideas? Try setting aside your next tax refund or bonus from work as a start.
Keep it Accessible
Choose investments and savings accounts that are easily accessible without penalty.
Select lower-risk investment products that won't typically experience big swings based on the market - or bank savings accounts, cash management accounts, or CDs.
Learn more about how banking products may help you get your emergency fund started.
The Merrill Edge Solution
Access to Research
- Access to research, tools, and resources to help investors manage their finances, and help you create your emergency fund.
- A range of investment choices to help you pursue your goals, including our Merrill Edge Diversified PortfoliosTM.
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