Getting To The Money

Hey Y’all Hey! Kijan ou Ye!

Is it just me or is January moving a little faster than normal??

In my first post of the year (New Decade|New Year|#2020 Vision) I stated that I wanted to start a money savings challenge and the challenge I choose was the 52-week savings. Well I’m pleased to say that I indeed started the challenge. Now we all know starting something is easy but the follow through and staying focused is the difficult part. So, to hold myself accountable I will be posting on my Instagram story every Monday with an update and I encourage you all to join me in this challenge.

The older I get the more I realize that having a REAL savings account is important. Having a savings account can make or break you when unexpected things happen in your life. Financial stability is a goal of mine and starting this year with this challenge is a push in the right direction.

There are several money saving challenges out there (just google them) but I choose to do the 52-week challenge because it was the best challenge that suited my lifestyle and at the end of the year, I will have almost $1,400!

 Amount to AddAccount Balance Amount to AddAccount Balance
Week 1$1$1Week 27$27$378
Week 2$2$3Week 28$28$406
Week 3$3$6Week 29$29$435
Week 4$4$10Week 30$30$465
Week 5$5$15Week 31$31$496
Week 6$6$21Week 32$32$528
Week 7$7$28Week 33$33$561
Week 8$8$36Week 34$34$595
Week 9$9$45Week 35$35$630
Week 10$10$55Week 36$36$666
Week 11$11$66Week 37$37$703
Week 12$12$78Week 38$38$741
Week 13$13$91Week 39$39$780
Week 14$14$105Week 40$40$820
Week 15$15$120Week 41$41$861
Week 16$16$136Week 42$42$903
Week 17$17$153Week 43$43$946
Week 18$18$171Week 44$44$990
Week 19$19$190Week 45$45$1,035
Week 20$20$210Week 46$46$1,081
Week 21$21$231Week 47$47$1,128
Week 22$22$253Week 48$48$1,176
Week 23$23$276Week 49$49$1,225
Week 24$24$300Week 50$50$1,275
Week 25$25$325Week 51$51$1,326
Week 26$26$351Week 52$52$1,378

There are also plenty of saving apps that I have come across that will help me in starting my nest egg. The apps that I’m using are:

  • Ally
  • Acorns
  • Digit
  • Qapital

I’m excited to start this journey.

Are you good at saving money? What are you doing this year to add to your nest egg?

Signing Out,



5 Comments Add yours

  1. I love this! What a great way to save money. I need to start this!

  2. Myrah Duque says:

    This is a magnificent way to save money! I’m all about it.

  3. kumamonjeng says:

    Having a plan to save is a great start and stick with it with second stage.

  4. Ashley r says:

    This is such a great idea. I will have to start now. Thanks for the idea.

  5. Catherine says:

    This is an excellent challenge and a great way to start saving up and learning to watch the expenses. Definitely need to try this..we all do! Thanks for sharing!

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