Weekly Savings Challenge 2015

Mrs_Cheshire
Mrs_Cheshire Forumite Posts: 1,163
Tenth Anniversary 1,000 Posts Name Dropper
Forumite
edited 11 August 2015 at 5:12PM in Debt-free wannabe challenges
Originlly set up by splodgethefirst last year, I thought this years participants would like a new thread!

There are lots of different ways to approach this
Starting with £1 in Wk 1 up to £52 in wk 52
10885574_952444391432328_4030379925893567110_n.jpg?oh=02f5ae2f887fb696bb1f24ee4519867c&oe=55459A06
starting with 50p in wk1 up to £26 in wk 52
10888479_953351984674902_2891166293340182443_n.jpg?oh=c70966084c59cd8638a6a5af602e0b02&oe=552B1BED
starting with 10p in wk 1 up to £5.20 in week 52
10885250_953355251341242_440414520963684695_n.jpg?oh=1c63193b247d7fbbadc596a56a49224f&oe=5539AA9D
Let us know how you plan to tackle this and I'll pop your name and target amount in a list!
If you haven’t already, join the forum to reply!

[threadbanner]box[/threadbanner]
Grocery Challenge 2020
Jan £377.98/£380, Feb £417.83/£370 March /£400
«13456715

Comments

  • Mrs_Cheshire
    Mrs_Cheshire Forumite Posts: 1,163
    Tenth Anniversary 1,000 Posts Name Dropper
    Forumite
    edited 15 January 2015 at 8:23PM
    1 - splodgethefirst
    2 - Mrs Cheshire
    3 - Daisychain1
    4 - laurababs
    5 - DellyC
    6 - ETO
    7 - Sedge123
    8 - kbl
    9 - Bird
    10 - newlifeahead
    11 - macarsy
    12 - araminta
    13 - strandedinaber
    14 - alm2013
    15 - bluedaisy
    16 - borntotravel
    17 - saving4ourfuture
    18 - littleangels3
    19 - 32b3in2013
    20 - flyingmamma
    21 - floella80
    22 - Angellore
    23 - chocalicious
    24 - freespirit66
    25 - destinyherodash
    26 - cariadsnewstart
    27 - luvaba
    28 - bigbog
    29 - Gwengeth15
    30 - kobrakai
    31 - Kayleighpea
    32 - Igamogam
    33 - tinks112
    34 - wendall
    35 - aplaceinthesun
    36 - crazy_lady2009
    37 - Westin
    38 - craftyc
    39- mother of the world
    40- Cwtchie
    41- pippy1971
    42- rubyslippers77
    43- scotmumof3
    44- bmma
    45- Hoipolloi
    46- DreamerHelen
    47- Jonesy88
    48- hotspur_pam
    49- candylucy
    50- BornToTravel
    51- rockabillygirl
    52- sarahc4536
    53- azlan
    #
    88 - stewby?
    ... it could be you!
    Grocery Challenge 2020
    Jan £377.98/£380, Feb £417.83/£370 March /£400
  • mother_of_the_world
    mother_of_the_world Forumite Posts: 28 Forumite
    edited 3 January 2015 at 2:46PM
    Can I join please Mrs Cheshire?


    Put my name down as mot or something if it's easier lol.
    Weekly savings challenge 2015 #39
  • Craftyc
    Craftyc Forumite Posts: 121
    Ninth Anniversary
    Forumite
    Thanks Mrs C for starting the new thread, I put £228 into account earlier for double 1 forwards and 1 backwards for Jan. So that is me up to end of Jan
  • Mrs_Cheshire
    Mrs_Cheshire Forumite Posts: 1,163
    Tenth Anniversary 1,000 Posts Name Dropper
    Forumite
    Can I join please Mrs Cheshire?


    Put my name down as mot or something if it's easier lol.

    Your number 39, good to have you on board, which challenge are you going for?
    Grocery Challenge 2020
    Jan £377.98/£380, Feb £417.83/£370 March /£400
  • mother_of_the_world
    mother_of_the_world Forumite Posts: 28 Forumite
    Thanks for the add, I'm going for the pound one. I'm on week 5 however I've worked it out over the year that some weeks I will pay from the higher amounts and other weeks will be lower depending upon paydays and bills coming out etc. so I won't be following a 'traditional' 1-52 iyswim.


    If I post funny amounts up it's because I'm paying to suit my income dates. I need the motivation and support :)
    Weekly savings challenge 2015 #39
  • Mrs_Cheshire
    Mrs_Cheshire Forumite Posts: 1,163
    Tenth Anniversary 1,000 Posts Name Dropper
    Forumite
    Sounds like the perfect way to approach it :T
    Grocery Challenge 2020
    Jan £377.98/£380, Feb £417.83/£370 March /£400
  • Cwtchie
    Cwtchie Forumite Posts: 331 Forumite
    Can I try? I will go for the £1 a week, not sure how I will do in the later weeks but hopefully by then things will have improved, need to think positive :). Great idea, thank you :)
    £250 shopping, diesel and any other spends
    December 16- January 15 £345.06/250.00 -£95.06
    £2 saving a day for christmas 2017 £0/£730
    Total debt paid off before 26 December 2017 £3142.31/14,053.85 = £10911.54 left to go
  • EverTheOptimist
    EverTheOptimist Forumite Posts: 2,694
    Part of the Furniture 1,000 Posts Combo Breaker
    Forumite
    Evening all

    Thank you for the new thread Mrs Cheshire

    I'm already on the list. But I went AWOL during last years challenge as I just didn't have enough money to keep with it. However I will try again his year but going for the 50p challenge, as Im already doing the £1 a day challenge too.
    SPC 14 Target £200 /
    Debt: £11850
  • pippy1971
    pippy1971 Forumite Posts: 144
    Part of the Furniture Combo Breaker
    Forumite
    Hello,

    I'd like to join please, need to start building an emergency fund up and this seems a good way to get started. I'm going for £1 a week.

    Thank you!
    NST June 2017: Jiggle Free June ..number 18
    The 365 day penny challenge £49.89
    1 debt vs 100 days challenge 26... #2
  • ScarlettMcCain
    ScarlettMcCain Forumite Posts: 320
    Part of the Furniture Name Dropper
    Forumite
    I would like to join please! Could you put me down for the £1 per week challenge? Thank you :D
    Finally debt free!! March 2018 :j
This discussion has been closed.
Meet your Ambassadors

Categories

  • All Categories
  • 340.1K Banking & Borrowing
  • 249.1K Reduce Debt & Boost Income
  • 448.3K Spending & Discounts
  • 231.9K Work, Benefits & Business
  • 603K Mortgages, Homes & Bills
  • 171.6K Life & Family
  • 245.1K Travel & Transport
  • 1.5M Hobbies & Leisure
  • 15.8K Discuss & Feedback
  • 15.1K Coronavirus Support Boards