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save toward (something)

To put money aside for some particular purpose or purchase in the future. A noun or pronoun can be used between "save" and "toward." We need to start saving toward a new car. I hope we've saved enough money toward this vacation.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

save (money) toward something

to accumulate money toward the purchase of something. I am saving my money toward the purchase of a big-screen TV. I'm saving toward a new car.
See also: save, toward
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Individuals can set up a SmartyPig account in minutes; then it's as simple as creating one or more goals, saving toward them using automatic monthly or biweekly contributions or individual deposits, and then tracking their progress.
Director of savings Jason Robinson said: "It is reassuring to see that those in midlife are saving toward their future.
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"Consumers should explore their options for saving toward Christmas from the start of the year."
It also gives FDAI member oil companies the capability to offer a budgeting tool for saving toward bills.
People thought this was a scheme to help those saving towards an initial deposit - but it's meant to go towards the total property transaction.
When we have a situation where young people can't afford to buy their own home, and they're not saving towards retirement, the situation can only get worse.
During a roundtable with journalists, Uhuru defended the levy, saying Kenyans should look at it as a saving towards home ownership.
If savers are not prepared to lock their money away, an easy access account could be an option - but to build up a decent-sized pot, Rachel says the golden rule of saving towards a goal is not to dip into any pot unless it's totally unavoidable.
"When it comes to investing in his future home however, Mr Kadidi admits that he has not started saving for that yet."I have thought of where I would like to live and the home I want to buy but I cannot say I have started saving towards that goal.
AUTOMATIC enrolment into workplace pensions means more than 9.5million people are now saving towards their retirement, the Office for National Statistics said yesterday.
About 11,000 people across Stirling area are saving towards their retirement because of the auto-enrolment scheme, according to new figures.
To beat inflation and still create alpha for a portfolio, market experts are suggesting investors to shift some of their saving towards to the equity market.
(TAP) - A memorandum of understanding (MoU) to launch a network of African investors was signed, on Wednesday on the sidelines of COP 22, between the Tunisian Deposits and Consignments Fund (French: CDC) and the African Deposits Funds under the theme "Mobilisation of National Savings for a Zero Carbon Africa," thus marking their strong commitment to channel saving towards climatic projects.