One Woman’s Effort to Save Money Goes Viral

January 7, 2013  |  

One of the nine ways that we suggested you can improve your game this year is to take the “52-Week Money Challenge.” One woman, Kassondra Perry-Moreland, decided to take the challenge for the New Year. After posting her intentions on Facebook, Kassondra’s 52 Week Savings Challenge has gone viral, with people from around the world joining in. Black Enterprise offers us the details.

“When a 47-year-old, 911 dispatcher went to sleep on Dec. 31, 2012, she was like many of us: a hard-working woman struggling to understand why after 23 years on the job she had nothing to show for it,” the article says. “When Kassondra woke up on January 1, 2013, her prayer was answered.”

The group is not just a chronicle of how much people are saving, but how. To learn more, and maybe get a few tips about how you can participate, go to


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