If your consistent in saving your money and increase the saving amount, you can make a million by that time you goal for it But, it really slow and it take's long time to get that a million for 5 years. There is 52 weeks in a year and 12 months. If you keep saving money each week like 200 ( depends on your currency or income too.) Let it's $200 and you received salary every week, you save it every week and no skipping of saving. That is $10,400 in a year and multiple it by $52,000 for 5 years. It is pretty low if your goal is $1 million. Where, if you take a risk investing you small money into business like buy and sell, maybe you can get your goals within 5 years. But of course if it is Philippines peso, $52,000 is already over a million. When you save in Philippines money every fortnightly like 2,000 peso that is 104,000 a year and multiple it into 5 years, you got half a million.