Everything might seem cozy and safe at home, but imagine severe weather hits the area. We’re talking about a “quick, we have to get out of here” severe weather.
Are you ready financially?
You can be, and it won’t take long. Following are some quick tips.
How to Store Documents
Get a durable storage box that is waterproof.
How Much Cash to Have for Emergency
Keep a small amount of cash in it—money you can use for purchases if the power goes out for a few days and you find yourself in the dark.
What Documents to Store
Also, place important financial papers like insurance policies, wills, and a spare checkbook in the storage box.
A big problem when having to evacuate and leave town is how you get your paycheck. This is another reason—and there are many—to have direct deposit. Your ...