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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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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.
Women are much more likely to report that they are saving towards a short (34% vs.
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.
Head of Savings at Santander Helen Bierton, commented: "Santander is really pleased to increase our support for customers saving towards their most important purchase by offering a market-leading rate to help first time buyers in the UK onto the property ladder.
A further 12 per cent of parents said they were saving to help their child buy their first car, and six per cent were saving towards school fees.
For younger savers, the subscription limits for Junior ISAs and existing Child Trust Fund holders have increased to PS4,080 and for both these investments, no withdrawals can be made until the child reaches 18 but they offer the possibility of parents, grandparents, other family members and friends saving towards the child's financial needs ISAs now provide tax-free saving opportunities from "cradle to the grave".
"I am 33 and should be saving towards a mortgage and having a family - both of which are almost impossible with the level of debt on my salary.