ACCC understands that financial crisis is not always caused by poor decision making, but more often due to events outside of our own control. Sometimes the unexpected, the unplanned and even the unthinkable happen and making ends meet becomes that much harder.
Resources & Tools
Budgeting for Emergencies
It’s a simple fact of life: emergencies happen. And whether it’s a natural disaster or a medical emergency, the loss of a job or an economic downturn, unexpected events often mean financial stress.
That’s why budgeting for emergencies and saving for unforeseen expenses is so important. With an emergency fund, you can avoid having a natural disaster, a medical emergency, or an employment hardship turn into a financial disaster as well.
In this section, you’ll find tips and tricks that make it easy to save for your emergency fund. You’ll also find resources that can assist during or after a disaster.