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    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 5th Sep 16, 7:19 AM
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    I Love comps
    5p Savers 2016
    • #1
    • 5th Sep 16, 7:19 AM
    5p Savers 2016 5th Sep 16 at 7:19 AM
    I save 5p coins in a bottle I cannot see a challenge for it so I am setting one up.

    Lets see how much we can save in 5p coins between now and the end of the year.

    If you wish to join please leave your name and I will allocate you a number.

    You can set yourself a target or just see how you can save. Good Luck.

    1. I Love Comps
    2. nanto3girls
    3. Nickaz
    4. Dia Pita
    5. clyndu
    6. autumnleaves
    7. vickyleigh
    8. RDB91
    9.gettingtheresometime
    10 mummytummy
    11. Robi90
    Last edited by I Love comps; 10-11-2016 at 6:52 AM.
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    • clyndu
    • By clyndu 10th Sep 16, 6:58 PM
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    clyndu
    4 appeared in my change over the last 2 days. No more visits to the shops now until next Wednesday.
    • Dia Pita
    • By Dia Pita 12th Sep 16, 7:53 PM
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    Dia Pita
    Received two more 5p's in my change yesterday and NSD for me today
    Total = 60p

    Taking one day at a time.
    Debt Free August 2015
    Mortgage Free August 2016
    Early retirement started 1 October 2016.


    • Naf
    • By Naf 12th Sep 16, 8:00 PM
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    Naf
    £3.25 in the cash box. But that's really the float for tabletop sales...
    Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.
    - Mark Twain
    Arguing with idiots is like playing chess with a pigeon: no matter how good you are at chess, its just going to knock over the pieces and strut around like its victorious.
    • vickyleigh
    • By vickyleigh 13th Sep 16, 12:58 AM
    • 13 Posts
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    vickyleigh
    I Would like to join. Hopefully I'll be able to follow through this time
    5p Savers 2016 #7
    20p Savers 2016 #56 80p
    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 13th Sep 16, 6:20 AM
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    I Love comps
    Welcome vickyleigh. I have given you number 7.
    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 13th Sep 16, 6:24 AM
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    I Love comps
    Naf, if you would like to join this challenge please let me know and I will allocate you a number.
    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 13th Sep 16, 9:54 AM
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    I Love comps
    Another 15 in 5p s for me yesterday from my shopping trip.

    My total now is 75p.


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    £2 savers Club No 96 Total £8
    5p savers Club No 1 Total 75p
    50p savers Club No 13 Total £2.50
    Make £10 a day challenge £15.80
    • Scottishmummy
    • By Scottishmummy 17th Sep 16, 8:39 PM
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    Scottishmummy
    I've been collecting 5p's for some time now. Apparently a wine bottle holds about £70-75. Not sure how accurate that is but since we are at the top of the label we shouldn't have too long to find out. We would have had almost a full bottle by now but eldest DS raided it to buy himself lunch one day when we were all out and can't remember if he took £3, £5 or £8 worth.
    The person who moves a mountain begins by carrying small stones.
    £2 savers 2016 #44 = £282+£166 Xmas 2016 #69 = £737 20p savers #78
    Virtual Sealed Pot 2016 #21 £269.10/£200 Declutter 24/2016

    Proud to be No. 47 of the DMP mutual support club
    DFW Nerd #380. Proud to be dealing with my debt
    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 17th Sep 16, 10:14 PM
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    I Love comps
    Scottishmummy well done on collecting all of those 5 pences.
    You are very welcome to join in this challenge.
    • clyndu
    • By clyndu 18th Sep 16, 9:29 AM
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    clyndu
    Another 4 for me this week.
    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 21st Sep 16, 10:01 AM
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    I Love comps
    How is everyone doing with this challenge? I know I started it late but if anyone wants to join in, please do so.
    Two more 5 ps for me from the shopping yesterday. My total now is 85 p.


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    £2 savers Club No 96 Total £8
    5p savers Club No 1 Total 85p
    50p savers Club No 13 Total £2.50
    Make £10 a day challenge £15.80
    • RDB91
    • By RDB91 21st Sep 16, 4:30 PM
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    RDB91
    I will join - I am forever finding 5ps in my house and my bag!
    Debt as of 29/07/2016 = £7027
    Amount paid = £237.20
    Amount Left to Pay =£6789.80
    I want to be debt free by October 2021!


    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 21st Sep 16, 6:11 PM
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    I Love comps
    Welcome to the 5p challenge RDB91. Your number on this challenge is No:8.
    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 23rd Sep 16, 3:32 PM
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    I Love comps
    1 x 5p from my shopping trip today. My total is now 80p

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    £2 savers Club No 96 Total £10
    5p savers Club No 1 Total 80p
    50p savers Club No 13 Total £2.50
    Make £10 a day challenge No 41 £15.80
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    • clyndu
    • By clyndu 25th Sep 16, 4:40 PM
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    clyndu
    4 seems to be the magic number for me. I'll try for 5 next week and probably get three
    • clyndu
    • By clyndu 2nd Oct 16, 4:20 PM
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    clyndu
    Only 1 for me this week.
    • gettingtheresometime
    • By gettingtheresometime 2nd Oct 16, 9:38 PM
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    gettingtheresometime
    Can I join?

    I'm already saving 5p in a 2L bottle and have collected £23.25 and not yet past the first ridge.
    Lloyds OD / Natwest OD / PO CC cleared thanks to the 1 debt v 100 day challenge
    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 2nd Oct 16, 9:45 PM
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    I Love comps
    Can I join?

    I'm already saving 5p in a 2L bottle and have collected £23.25 and not yet past the first ridge.
    Originally posted by gettingtheresometime

    Welcome gettingtheresometime- I have given you No 9.
    • I Love comps
    • By I Love comps 2nd Oct 16, 9:47 PM
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    I Love comps
    5p for me today this brings my total to =85p


    £2 savers Club No 96 Total £10
    5p savers Club No 1 Total 85p
    50p savers Club No 13 Total £2.50
    Make £10 a day (October) £1.20
    • clyndu
    • By clyndu 9th Oct 16, 10:53 AM
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    clyndu
    None for me this week and that's after 3 shopping trips.
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