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    • muppets
    • By muppets 13th Dec 16, 8:02 PM
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    muppets
    Pay ALL your debt off by Xmas 2017
    • #1
    • 13th Dec 16, 8:02 PM
    Pay ALL your debt off by Xmas 2017 13th Dec 16 at 8:02 PM
    Welcome to PART 1 OF Pay ALL Your Debt Off By Xmas 2017!

    Firstly I would like to welcome all new and existing members from last years thread.

    Anyone is welcome to join this challenge and it is NEVER too late. There is also no amount of money too small or too large that will stop you from joining this challenge. We have several members who will be on their debt journey for several years to come, but they are part of this thread to pay off a fixed amount of their debt as the support on here is fantastic!
    So, if you think you can pay off all your debts by Christmas or have a goal to pay off a certain amount then please join in!

    This challenge runs until 27th December 2017.



    To help me run this thread easily, could you please all post your totals in large text and in a bold colour and post the amount you have paid off // target amount

    It would also be a big help if you could also put with it your challenge number.
    i.e. another £50 paid off so now the total paid off for

    #001 is £315.43/£7685.67
    By the way, don't worry about working out your % paid as I can do that for you!
    Last edited by muppets; 25-12-2016 at 6:47 PM.
    PAYDBX 2017 - #01 Pd £6,842.19 / £11,000 - 62.20%
    SPC10 #93
    MFiT-T4 #9
    3-6 mth EF
    €4,000 / 15,000 Wombles #24 = 540.20
    Mortgage - PD 82,672.19 / 271,495.07 29.17% MF Aug 2038 Sept 2035
    My long slow journey to mortgage freedom
    My diary - Making a move on debt
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    • FeelingPeachy
    • By FeelingPeachy 7th Mar 17, 12:46 PM
    • 18 Posts
    • 174 Thanks
    FeelingPeachy
    Hi All!

    £551.77 paid - £1129.46/£8302.47 13.6%

    Excited to be over the 10% mark!
    Pay ALL your debt off by Xmas 2017: Number 115 - Total now £2448.88/£8302.47 29.49%
    • chocoholicqueen
    • By chocoholicqueen 7th Mar 17, 6:10 PM
    • 555 Posts
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    chocoholicqueen
    Payment for the windows has gone out, new total is


    #30 £1524/£6000
    Emergency Fund £50/£500
    £365 in 365 Days #18 £360/£520
    £2.00 Savers Club 2017 #11 £230/£300
    Debt free by Xmas 2017 #30 £2473/£6000
    • swimminginaseaofdebt
    • By swimminginaseaofdebt 7th Mar 17, 7:08 PM
    • 527 Posts
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    swimminginaseaofdebt
    Evening everyone!

    #150 reporting in with an updated total of £984.64/£3729.05.
    Pay all debt off by Christmas 2017 #150 - £1868.05/£3729.05
    ,
    SPC10 #564
    • kirtsypoos
    • By kirtsypoos 8th Mar 17, 11:48 AM
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    kirtsypoos
    Morning all!

    #006 checking in with £2141.01/£10000 please muppets
    £835/3000 OH BC(72.16% PAID)
    PAID VERY, Barclaycard x2, Vanquis, Natwest, O/D, Tesco & MBNA x2 PAID LBM 24/07/15 - Debt: £835/31010.23 (97.30% paid)
    Mortgage - £162,900.00 (2017 O/P £1312.91) PAYDBX 17 #006 - £15264.59/14,539.71 Make £10 Apr £194.58 Make £10 May £159.75 Make £10 June £266.85
    • xbethanyx
    • By xbethanyx 8th Mar 17, 1:32 PM
    • 54 Posts
    • 92 Thanks
    xbethanyx
    Hi!
    I know I'm a bit late, but please could I still join? I have been trying to sort myself out this year and I'm determined to do pay it all off by my 30th birthday which is end of the year so this would tie in great and hold me accountable!
    I've paid a fair chunk off this year so far, but my current official balance as of today is £7,126.98.
    Thanks
    • getmyacttogether2016
    • By getmyacttogether2016 8th Mar 17, 8:55 PM
    • 179 Posts
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    getmyacttogether2016
    Evening all

    Sorry not caught up with the thread so apologies if anyone has not been too good recently. Not been around much recently so finally updating.

    #33

    482.91 paid

    Take care
    GMAT
    VSP 2017 #5 £338.97/£450 (2016 #5 £493.26)
    £2 savers 2017 #23 £64/£200 (2016 #32 £228.00)
    PAYDBX 2017 #33 £2253.59/£2253.59 (2016 #33 4372.37/4372.37)
    Saving for Xmas 2017 #57 £181/365
    MFiT - T4 #41a 0/130,000 (#41 35,963/35,963)
    No buying toiletries 2017 UU 56 (inc makeup) TA 4, GA 1, IN 30
    • Calling14
    • By Calling14 9th Mar 17, 11:03 AM
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    Calling14
    Finally a payment of 100. Seems ages since managed to pay anything off

    #16 1507/4300

    Thanks Muppets and Hi everyone - keep going 9 more months to go!
    LBM 13039 1.1.13 NOW 1880
    PAYDBX 2017 #16 2420/4300 DFD 10/17 ?
    E
    Fund #9 £120/£1,000
    1 x 100 days challenge26 #3 370/ 1400 ends 13/9/17


    • elleJay42
    • By elleJay42 9th Mar 17, 3:21 PM
    • 67 Posts
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    elleJay42
    Hello,

    The minimum payment on my 0% card plus a spare £20 I've found in my budget this week:

    #118 £758.30 / £4861 (15.6%)

    Not bad considering I wasn't going to join this year because I didn't think I'd be able to pay anything off until our flat sells!
    Total debt at LBM = £4861.03

    DFBXmas2017 #118 - £2836.65 / £4861 (58.35%)


    HTB ISA - £3600
    • kirtsypoos
    • By kirtsypoos 9th Mar 17, 11:21 PM
    • 2,861 Posts
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    kirtsypoos
    Evening all,

    #006 checking in with £2156.01/£10000 please muppets
    £835/3000 OH BC(72.16% PAID)
    PAID VERY, Barclaycard x2, Vanquis, Natwest, O/D, Tesco & MBNA x2 PAID LBM 24/07/15 - Debt: £835/31010.23 (97.30% paid)
    Mortgage - £162,900.00 (2017 O/P £1312.91) PAYDBX 17 #006 - £15264.59/14,539.71 Make £10 Apr £194.58 Make £10 May £159.75 Make £10 June £266.85
    • fire-wannabe
    • By fire-wannabe 10th Mar 17, 6:34 AM
    • 57 Posts
    • 295 Thanks
    fire-wannabe
    Good morning,

    #46 reporting with £22 please Muppets
    Pay ALL your debt off by Xmas 2017 #46 £550/£5380
    • Glittery
    • By Glittery 10th Mar 17, 9:24 AM
    • 97 Posts
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    Glittery
    So £1000 off taking me from 5 to 4 figures yayy


    £2614.60/12800
    12800 to pay off
    £6907.20 to pay off !
    • Money Rollercoaster
    • By Money Rollercoaster 10th Mar 17, 10:34 AM
    • 246 Posts
    • 596 Thanks
    Money Rollercoaster
    That dip below £10k is a real milestone, Glittery!
    Living Life @ 174 BPM >> CC Balance (0%) -£3,565.99 - Target DFD Dec 2017 >> Loan (Car) (3.1%) -£19,803.74 - Target DFD Nov 2020
    • dipdap
    • By dipdap 10th Mar 17, 1:11 PM
    • 5,955 Posts
    • 88,119 Thanks
    dipdap
    #102 £1,913 / £13,000 14% paid

    Just checking in
    Taken a big deep breath and sent £500 to the credit card this month.
    We have now officially cleared off all our historic debt which is a massive achievement for us
    Only debt we have to clear is our car and that feels manageable (need to do lots of overtime)
    OMG I feel good today
    Historic Debt August 2009 = £63,600 10th March 2017 = £0 100% paid all gone!
    PAYDBX2017 # 102 = £2,094 / £13,000 16% paid
    Saving for Xmas 2017 = PP £28 TCC £51 Amazon £57
    If you focus on what you have left behind, you won't see what lies ahead - Gusteau
    • Jo Blogs
    • By Jo Blogs 10th Mar 17, 1:23 PM
    • 750 Posts
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    Jo Blogs
    Well done to everyone - fantastic achievements - keep up the great work
    Saved Nitty Gritty £7440.75 [149%] / £5000-[Aug] £58.44 for the 'Save 12k in 2017' #157
    2017 Womble #35 £3463.27 July NSDs 19/15CCCChl 7/12 months
    July PPChl#002 Pts 71
    • leanne0121
    • By leanne0121 10th Mar 17, 2:26 PM
    • 33 Posts
    • 287 Thanks
    leanne0121
    There is definitely a positive vibe running through this thread with everyone's achievements. Any payment made to clear a debt is positive. So happy reading these posts. Yes I'm shouting WELL DONE
    Massive mortgage free wannabe
    Mortgage outstanding £54,689 in 2017 was £109,000 in 2012
    Survey totals for 2017 £173
    Challenges pay all debts off by Christmas 2017, target £10,000, paid £9,800
    • Chappie77
    • By Chappie77 10th Mar 17, 2:41 PM
    • 91 Posts
    • 502 Thanks
    Chappie77
    Hi all!!

    This week I have paid £175 off my debts so #67 £1281.18/£5500

    Chappie x
    Payment a Day 2017 £459.70/£459.70 Argos Card
    £1606.17/£1606.17 Barclaycard
    Next £560/£2226.93
    Saving for Xmas 2017 #71 £277/£365
    Virtual Sealed Pot 2017 #13 £323.07/£500
    PAYDBX2017 #67 £3701.55/£5500
    • swimminginaseaofdebt
    • By swimminginaseaofdebt 10th Mar 17, 4:09 PM
    • 527 Posts
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    swimminginaseaofdebt
    Afternoon everyone

    #150 checking in with an updated total of £1008.89/£3729.05.
    Pay all debt off by Christmas 2017 #150 - £1868.05/£3729.05
    ,
    SPC10 #564
    • Glittery
    • By Glittery 10th Mar 17, 5:45 PM
    • 97 Posts
    • 719 Thanks
    Glittery
    That dip below £10k is a real milestone, Glittery!
    Originally posted by Money Rollercoaster
    Aint that the truth !!!!
    12800 to pay off
    £6907.20 to pay off !
    • Glittery
    • By Glittery 10th Mar 17, 5:49 PM
    • 97 Posts
    • 719 Thanks
    Glittery
    #102 £1,913 / £13,000 14% paid

    Just checking in
    Taken a big deep breath and sent £500 to the credit card this month.
    We have now officially cleared off all our historic debt which is a massive achievement for us
    Only debt we have to clear is our car and that feels manageable (need to do lots of overtime)
    OMG I feel good today
    Originally posted by dipdap
    Well done dip dap.
    12800 to pay off
    £6907.20 to pay off !
    • Glittery
    • By Glittery 10th Mar 17, 5:50 PM
    • 97 Posts
    • 719 Thanks
    Glittery
    Hi all!!

    This week I have paid £175 off my debts so #67 £1281.18/£5500

    Chappie x
    Originally posted by Chappie77
    Good on ya Chappie, doing so well
    12800 to pay off
    £6907.20 to pay off !
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