Get ahead of your money.
When I became broke I was living paycheck to paycheck and any gust of wind could have taken me out financially. I was behind my money.
You get ahead of your money by creating emergency funds. An emergency fund is just sum of money set aside in case the unexpected happens. I like to break up my emergency funds into: rent, health, food. Do what works for you.
The farther you can get ahead of your money the more secure you will be.
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