1p challenge

Hi, I'm confused about the challenge 

Am I right in Understanding you add a penny each day or do you save the previous amount plus a penny.

Ie. Using a Jar as an example

1st - you add 1p
2nd - you add 1p+ 1p
3rd- you add 2p +1p
4th - you add 3p +1p

Or is it add 1p each day? 

Can't quite grasp it...

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  • oldernonethewiser
    oldernonethewiser Posts: 1,697
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    edited 10 January at 9:47AM
    It is cumulative.

    Day 1 - put in 1p
    Day 2 - put in 2p
    Day 3 - put in 3p
    etc

    If you did 1p a day you would have £3.66 by the end of this year.
    Things that are differerent: draw & drawer, brought & bought, loose & lose, dose & does, payed & paid


  • baser999
    baser999 Posts: 1,074
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    edited 10 January at 9:56AM
    I varied my challenge last year saving the first day (1p) together with the last day (£3.65) so effectively £3.66 every day. It cut the plan down to just six months but for some it might not be affordable as it works out at £25+ pw
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