You and Your Money: Do This To Stop Using Credit Cards for Emergencies

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So I was driving home from the grocery store recently when my old, rusty truck started to make a funny noise. I wheeled into my local auto repair shop where I got the good news: the truck had to be repaired right then and there, and it was going to cost me $350. So my $40 grocery run turned into a $390 day. Yay!