Here's How to Prepare for and Thrive in a Recession

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A recession is defined as a significant economic decline that lasts more than a few months.

While experts are debating whether we're in a recession now, or if one is coming and when it will arrive, the question is: Are you prepared for what the future could hold?

Watch this video to learn steps you can take to recession-proof your finances.

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