Emergency savings can help you manage sudden and unforeseen financial hardships like losing a job, auto repair bills, medical emergencies, property damage, or legal issues. Enter information about your current lifestyle and expenses into the calculator below (click the pencil icon to expand each section), and click the “View Report” button for the amount of emergency savings you might need.

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