We all need a shake up in our life every now and then to take us out of our comfort zone. Jim Blankenship hasÂ inspiredÂ several financial bloggers to challenge their readers, and the rest of America for that matter, to save an extra 1% from now forward. And so I pass along the challenge, along with links to several other articles from around the web, challenging you to increase your savings another 1%.
Take the challenge today! Increase your savings 1%.
From Ken Weingarten The 1% Challenge (Should you dare to accept it.)
From Jonathan White:Â Ways to increase your retirement contributions 1% in 2013
From Alan Moore:Â Financial Challenge â€“ Should You Choose To Accept It
From Ann Minnium:Â Gifts That Matter
From Jim Blankenship:Â Add Your First 1% to Your 401(k)
From Steve Stewart:Â Seriously. Whatâ€™s 1 percent gonna do?
From Theresa Chen Wan:Â Saving for Retirement: The 1% Challenge for 2013
From Mike Piper:Â Investing Blog Roundup: Saving 1% More
From Robert Wasilewski:Â Increase Savings Rate By 1%
From Sterling Raskie:Â A Nifty Little Trick to Increase Savings
From Roger Wohlner:Â Need Post-Election Financial Advice? Try the 1% Solution
From Michele Clark:Â Employer Retirement Accounts: 2013 Contribution Limits