52-Week Money Challenge

posted on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 in Financial Tips

While we recognize the importance of saving money, it can be hard to do when your budget is already stretched thin. Consider trying the 52-Week Money Challenge. There are no complicated rules to remember. Week 1, you save $1.00. Week 2, you save $2.00, and it continues through the year, adding one more dollar to each week's savings goal. By the end of the challenge, you will have saved $1,378!

Use this easy-to-follow chart to keep track of your deposits each week!

52-Week Money Challenge Chart


Helpful Tips:

  • Schedule transfers for each weekly deposit within C1st's Digital Banking.
  • Create custom alerts via text or email to notify you of automatic transfers and balances.
  • Work backward and start the program by making the largest deposit first.
  • Deposit $26.50 each week to save $1,378 at the end of the 52 weeks.