31 Jan '16, 12am

Unless we are rich, be pragmatic and not romantic.: A conversation with a reader: Dear AK, Finally, my husband and…

Finally, my husband and I have set aside $10K as emergency fund and will be contributing to this fund on a monthly basis. T o us, this is a “giant” step as we never have any such funds before we got married. We enjoyed reading on the couple who could save $100K in 18 months and valued their beliefs. The post got us thinking, if we continue saving $2000 for 5 years, we would have at least $120K in cash. I grew up in XXXXX and my matrimonial home is also in XXXXX. We like the convenience to town and the amenities the area provides. However, respectively to frugality, even if we buy a new HDB 4-room flat in XXXXX, it will cost at least $500K. We felt guilty even at the thought of it. Sell our flat in XXXXX and move to Punggol/Sengkang …

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