How much money do you put toward your savings account with each paycheck? It is helpful to deposit at least 10% of each paycheck as this gives you a great emergency fund to fall back on but it also helps to have money for holidays, birthdays, vacations, and other special events. Some companies can set up automatic transfers to your savings account so you do not need to worry about doing it. Others may only be able to deposit to your checking account and then you need to transfer to the savings account.
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