2022. New year. New you. New look at banking? It would be a smart move.
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Now is a great time to take a fresh look at your banking habits and see what you can do to help reach your financial goals. Here are five facts to know about banking in 2022 and actions you can take to boost your finances in the new year.
1. Your emergency fund is still a top priority
With the COVID-19 pandemic, you might have read more in the last two years about the importance of saving money for emergencies than ever before.
It’s still important for 2022.
You want to have enough savings to help cover unexpected financial setbacks — ideally enough to cover at least three months’ worth of expenses — stashed in an easy-to-access savings account, says Caroline Wetzel, a vice president at Procyon Partners, a…