We’re Over Half Way Now – 52 Week Saving Challenge

Can you believe the year is more than half over? Crazy, but true. In fact there is less than 24 weeks until Christmas. Will you be ready for the holiday shopping with money you have set aside for that purpose? Hopefully your answer is yes; using credit cards to finance Christmas is not a good […]

Who Has $26 to Deposit?

The last Friday in June is here; can you believe it? Eeek! This Friday is week 26 in the 52 week saving challenge. Before you kick off your holiday celebrations be sure to take a couple minutes and set aside your weekly contribution to the plan. You will be so glad you did!  Imagine $1378 […]

Week 25 – Let’s Do This

Happy Friday everyone, and happy week 25 in the 52 week saving challenge. We’ve got this, right?  Imagine $1378 sitting in a bank account, earmarked for whatever you wish (maybe a vacation, maybe holiday gift giving, maybe a home remodeling project, maybe towards a new car, the list could go on and on). The idea is […]

We Hope It Is Already a Habit – Weekly Savings

Oh my my, we hope it is already a habit for you to be making your weekly savings deposit for the 52 Week Saving Challenge. Is it? Have you been making those weekly deposits even though we have not been reminding you? If so – hooray! If not, it isn’t a big deal to catch […]

Week 18 & 19 – A Double Dip

Sometimes life gets a little crazy, right? Well that has been a good summary of our life the past couple of weeks! Hopefully by now you are in the habit of making your weekly deposit if you are part of the 52 Week Saving Challenge because we forgot to remind you last week! OK, we […]

Don’t Forget About Week 17

Reminder! Don’t forget about week 17 of the challenge! What challenge? You should know already – the fabulously frugal, super smart 52 Week Saving Challenge! It is week 17 (already); take a minute and set aside your $17, or $36 if you are working the plan backwards (that is what we do).  Imagine $1378 sitting […]

Set Money Aside For the Holidays or Vacation – Week 16

Are you committed to set money aside for the holidays or vacation or some other special reason? Is your method of saving the 52 Week Saving Challenge like it is for us? If so – we think you are brilliant! This is week 16 of the challenge, so take a minute and set aside your […]

Good Friday Reminder – And Easter Wishes

Today is Good Friday, the Friday before Easter. Whatever your plans are for this weekend we hope it involves giggles and fun and relaxation. We are hosting our annual Easter Egg Hunt for our family (25+ people) tomorrow. Speaking of that, if you are hosting your own egg hunt be sure and check out our […]

Reminder to Make Your Weekly Deposit

This is a reminder to make your weekly deposit for the 52 week saving challenge. It is week 14. Imagine $1378 sitting in a bank account, earmarked for whatever you wish (maybe a vacation, maybe holiday gift giving, maybe a home remodeling project, maybe towards a new car, the list could go on and on). The idea […]

Lucky Number 13? Make the Deposit

Is your lucky number 13? I don’t think I have a lucky number really; maybe 26 (the day we were married)? Anyway, week 13 is upon us so take a second to make your weekly deposit for the 52 week saving challenge. Isn’t it amazing to think that tomorrow is April already? I was reading […]