Can I change the pledge on my goal?

Yep! You can lower your pledge if you wish, but this has a 7-day wait to take effect, like anything which makes your goal easier.

To do this, click on your current pledge amount to open up the "Adjust pledge" modal:

Goal header showing a goal that has a current pledge of $30, with that section highlighted

Then click "decrease pledge to $X". Each step down requires a click.

Adjust pledge modal, demonstrating the decrease and increase pledge buttons

If you have a Beemium plan you can also choose to increase your pledge immediately to any level. Each step up requires a click!

Once you've set up a stepdown, you'll be able to see the planned new pledge in the header. In this screenshot, the pledge is decreasing from $30 to $10.

Goal header showing a goal that has a current pledge of $30, going down to $10

When you've scheduled a stepdown, you can click on the pledge to recheck the modal if you want to see what date it will kick in. The screenshot below shows the change I just made will kick on 2022-02-17.

Adjust pledge modal, showing the countdown to the pledge stepping down

If you change your mind, you can click "Cancel change", and the countdown will stop. In this example, the pledge will then stay at $30!


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