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    • millionaire in training
    • By millionaire in training 12th Oct 13, 11:27 PM
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    millionaire in training
    Here we go again. LBM number a million
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    • 12th Oct 13, 11:27 PM
    Here we go again. LBM number a million 12th Oct 13 at 11:27 PM
    So this is yet another diary. When am I going to learn?

    In fairness I am frugal in most things but I am also very skint.

    For those of you who are meeting me for the first time. I am a single Mum of 2 teenagers. DS is 15 and DD is 19. DD is an apprentice painter and decorator and DS is a computer geek. They are my life and 'most' of the time I adore them. I work full time but am trying to get a change of job just now as I am fed up and want a bit more money. I have an interview on Wednesday so we will see what happens with that.

    I was doing fab with debt reduction and then very sadly my Mum died and I lost my way a bit. Recently I went on holiday, got new central heating and new flooring throughout my house and have managed to increase my debt by about £8k this year. I am sick about it but am not going to dwell on it. I prefer to just get on with it and sort myself out.

    I will bore you to death with my ramblings along the way but this time I am yet again determined to succeed. I loathe paying interest so I will complain a lot about that . So hang on to my coat tails as I am ready to fly

    Old diary is here- http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=3953941
    Total CC debt £20,971.10. [COLOR=red][B][COLOR=darkorchid]£20,301.62 Goal date 1ST June 2018
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    • millionaire in training
    • By millionaire in training 14th May 17, 7:16 PM
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    millionaire in training
    Evening folks. Hasn't this weather been fabulous. My whirligig is stuffed full of washing drying in the sunshine.Downstairs of house is immaculate and upstairs doesn't need much doing to it. I've had no work this weekend and it has been such a treat to be able to really have time off.

    I have a funeral tomorrow and I'm dreading seeing everyone. It's going to be a hard day. I've taken a day off so I don't need to go back to work.

    Had a fab night out last night with friends celebrating their engagement. Lots of lovely food and I still managed to stick to plan.

    I've lost 11lb over the last 2 weeks so long may it continue.

    I'm going to have to rein myself in as far as spending is concerned as I have been going a bit mad recently. I had the money put aside for my doors but bought a console table and tickets for 9-5 and mamma mia

    I am however getting a bonus in work so hopefully that'll cover some of it. Built the console table today but its badly cracked so am waiting on them getting back to me about that.

    Not much more to tell but I hope everyone is in fine form xx
    Total CC debt £20,971.10. [COLOR=red][B][COLOR=darkorchid]£20,301.62 Goal date 1ST June 2018
    • Sun Addict
    • By Sun Addict 19th May 17, 9:58 PM
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    Sun Addict
    Wow 11lb in two weeks is amazing

    Hope the funeral went ok, never easy unfortunately.
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    • Verbatim
    • By Verbatim 20th May 17, 3:19 PM
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    Verbatim
    Great going on the weight loss.
    CCs @0% £24k Dec 05 £19,621.41 Au £13400 S 12600 Oct £11,981 £9481 £7500 Nov £7250 D £7100 Jan 6950 F £5800 Mar£5400 May £4830 June £4660 July £4460 Aug £3200, S £900, £0 18/9/07 DFW Nerd 042
    • milann
    • By milann 25th May 17, 5:25 PM
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    Good to see you - hope you're enjoying your new kitchen. Don't blame you getting a gardening gnome to do his magic in your garden - you work hard and deserve some relaxing time.
    • Verbatim
    • By Verbatim 12th Jun 17, 5:14 PM
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    Verbatim
    How's it going MIT?
    CCs @0% £24k Dec 05 £19,621.41 Au £13400 S 12600 Oct £11,981 £9481 £7500 Nov £7250 D £7100 Jan 6950 F £5800 Mar£5400 May £4830 June £4660 July £4460 Aug £3200, S £900, £0 18/9/07 DFW Nerd 042
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