Our finances play a huge role in our lives – Money is always one of the top stressors in our lives.  To help you get on the right track financially, here’s what you ideally should have achieved by age 30.

  1. Have an emergency fund.   Experts recommend that you have six month’s of living expenses to cover unforeseen expenses like medical emergencies or unemployment.
  2. Prepare and save up for big expenses.  For example, you wedding, a house, children, pets and other similar big expenses.
  3. Automate your savings.  Set up automatic transfers with your bank to send money to your savings monthly.
  4. Max out your 401k
  5. Invest in a Roth IRA
  6. Educate yourself.  Read a couple of personal finance books.

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