June total U.S. Rail car loadings saw a decline of 22.4% over June 2019. While a terrible mark in any other circumstances, this marks a small rebound from the 25.2% April decline and 27.7% May decline. As U.S. economies continue reopening, industries are hopeful May will mark the lows.
How much difference would an extra $1,000 dollar emergency fund sitting in a separate account make? The car gets a flat tire, the little one falls on the playground. Unexpected expenses come from everywhere. Having a starter emergency fund helps stop life's unexpected expenses from derailing your walk.