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Build savings or pay off debt first? How to make a plan for ‘extra’ money like a tax refund or stimulus check

Dear Pete, I can’t believe it, but we more or less survived the last 12 months without too much financial damage. We did spend through our emergency fund ($15,000) and go into about $5,000 worth of debt, but given I was jobless for nine months, I’m OK with that. I have a job now, and […]