Where do you keep "nest egg" money, or that reserve for emergencies? It can be earning interest and still be readily accessible. Marcena VerPloeg discusses savings in commercial banks, savings and loan assoications, and U.S. savings bonds.
"Especially for Homemakers,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 19
, Article 6.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol19/iss9/6