(AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)In this Tuesday, March 17, 2020 photo Kim Borton, left, works from home while her children Logan Borton, center, age 6 and Katie Borton, age 7, as they work on an art project in Beaverton, Ore. Borton works for Columbia Sportswear in supply chain account operations. Her children attend Hiteon Elementary school and have sent home some home work packets and emails with links for remote learning, but she has also added her own curriculum to their day to fill the voids so she can continue to work and keep the kids busy. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)

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(AP Photo/Charles Krupa)FILE - In this June 15, 2018, file photo a canning jar filled with currency sits on a shelf in East Derry, N.H. An emergency fund doesn’t have to be wishful thinking when you’re building your financial life. Start small to build a habit, use windfalls to kick-start your fund and have a plan for irregular expenses. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

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