How should I allocate a large amount of money from a recent legal settlement?

I was recently bit by two dogs. The dog's owner had homeowner's insurance and we settled at $55,000. I'm a 23-year-old female and was recently let go as a marketing manager at a real estate company. I am not currently working. I have a total of $6,000 in various kinds of debt. My rent is $450 per month. My other expenses include car insurance and a cell phone bill. My total recurring expenses are $800 per month. Given this information, how should I allocate this amount of money?

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November 2017
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1. Pay-off your debt

2. Keep 1 years worth of monthly expenses in cash. 

3. Invest the balance of the funds in a way that is in alignment with your risk-tolerance.  Allocation should be driven by you comfort for market volitility and expected need for the money.  By setting aside a years worth of living expenses, this will give you time to find a new job.  The balance of the assets can than be invested in a way that allows for the risk necessary to grow the money.  

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