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Start Your Savings With an Investment to Make the Habit Easier

By Eric Ravenscraft

For some of us, investing feels like the step you do after saving. You know, once you’ve already got enough for an emergency fund and the rest is just sitting around not doing much. However, services like Betterment let you automatically turn savings withdrawals into investments that put your money to work. You can still withdraw relatively quickly if you need money for an emergency, but you still get the emotional feeling of having “spent” your money on something worth buying.

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This article originally published October 7th, 2016 on Lifehacker

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