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    • Ellieseleven
    • By Ellieseleven 26th Nov 16, 8:13 AM
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    Ellieseleven
    Saving for Xmas 2017 - A pound a day
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    • 26th Nov 16, 8:13 AM
    Saving for Xmas 2017 - A pound a day 26th Nov 16 at 8:13 AM
    This is the saving for Christmas 2017 - A pound a day challenge



    Back by popular demand


    The Aim: To save a £1 a day from 1st December 2016 to 30th November 2017. How you save your £1 doesn't really matter, whether it be a £1 in a tin, an on-line account or anywhere else that suits you.


    We will open our tins or have access to our accounts on 1st December 2017 and declare out total amounts saved


    Then it's spend, spend, spend for Xmas 2017 on whatever you like.


    I've had great success for the last 3 years and use a sealed tin. For 2016 I saved £2 each day instead of £1 and this really does take a lot of the stress out of Christmas, also, I have a great time counting out all my £1 coins at the end.


    You soon get into the habit of putting a £1 a day away and just think this time next year you will have a healthy chunk of money towards the expense of Christmas


    If you would like to join in pop your name down and I will allocate a number for you.


    So come on everyone, decide on where you are going to keep your pounds and let's get saving!


    Happy Savings Happy Xmas Happy New Year
    Debt Free 1st March 2017
    Saving for Xmas 2017 #1 £380/ £732
    DFBXMAS 2017 #18 £1978/1,978 100%
    EF #142 - 695/1000
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    • determined new ms
    • By determined new ms 23rd Jun 17, 7:08 AM
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    determined new ms
    payday today so transferred £30 for June. Total now at £212
    DF as at 30/12/16
    Wombling '16 £264.46 Roadkill £28.25
    Wombling YTD £2218.68/Roadkill £8.53
    CCC £85.94/£250 CC saved £1155 Veg grown £21.96
    • Chappie77
    • By Chappie77 23rd Jun 17, 2:21 PM
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    Chappie77
    Afternoon all!

    Making up for last week's shortfall by absolutely ploughing £1's into the pot!

    #71 - £27 in pot = £242/£365

    Chappie x
    Payment a Day 2017 £459.70/£459.70 Argos Card
    £1606.17/£1606.17 Barclaycard
    Next £300/£2226.93
    Saving for Xmas 2017 #71 £242/£365
    Virtual Sealed Pot 2017 #13 £286.10/£500
    PAYDBX2017 #67 £3391.55/£5500
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