Is saving money hard to do? Well, yes it certainly can be when you’re not motivated. One great way to achieve a goal is to have a visual reminder of the goal which can serve as a daily motivator. Today, we’re going to look at some great ideas for money savings jars that may very well be the push you need to stash money away for that weekend getaway or whatever your heart desires.
Unsure about what to save to for using a money savings jar? Here’s a list to get your creative juices flowing:
- Weekend getaway
- New Bike
- New TV
- Favorite Electronic Device
- Concert Tickets
- Christmas Fund
- Day Trip
- Donation to a special charity
Don’t go this alone. Starting money savings jars can be a fantastic family project!
These jars are for the saver who wants to keep it simple. Take one jar, a picture of your goal and a label to create a money savings jar that’ll bring you closer to your goal. This blogger offers free printable labels for a variety of goals.
Kids Yearly Savings Jar – 1 Penny at a Time!
This money savings jar is a fantastic idea for the little ones in the household. What a great lesson for seeing in real time how powerful even saving pennies can be. The compounding magic of the penny is a great lesson for us all.
Disney Savings Jar
DIY Money Saving Jar Homemade Gift
For the more crafty among us, this delicate jar might even fit with the decor of a room.
DIY | Honeymoon Fund Frame
Here’s a variation on the same theme. I love the idea of showcasing a savings goal in a photo box.
Mason Jar Crafts
This set of money savings jars teaches a great lesson about managing money that goes way beyond savings.
Save Spend and Give Jars for Kids
Another set of jars that take us beyond saving for a goal to basic money management. Use labels with a clear description of the purpose of every coin and dollar to keep everyone on task.
Which set of money savings jars do you like best? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.