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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 £10,446.83 / £11,000 - 94.97%
    SPC10 #93
    MFiT-T4 #9
    3-6 mth EF #69
    €4,300 / 15,000 Wombles #24 = 540.20
    Mortgage - PD 86,136.83/ 271,495.07 31.72% MF Aug 2038 Sept 2035
    My long slow journey to mortgage freedom
    My diary - Making a move on debt
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    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 11th Oct 17, 8:25 AM
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    abba1772
    £1.36 sent towards the Halifax card brings my total to £4649.35 / £6000
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £2590.38
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £2228.74
    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 13th Oct 17, 8:04 AM
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    abba1772
    £9.69 sent towards the Halifax card brings my total to £4659.04 / £6000
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £2590.38
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £2228.74
    • fire-wannabe
    • By fire-wannabe 13th Oct 17, 8:30 AM
    • 85 Posts
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    fire-wannabe
    #46 with a payment of £5 please Muppets
    Pay ALL your debt off by Xmas 2018 #46 £20.68/£4550
    • Captain Bluebear
    • By Captain Bluebear 13th Oct 17, 12:12 PM
    • 205 Posts
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    Captain Bluebear
    Hiya everyone!

    Just had a onepoll payout of £40 so I've just sent this (+ an extra £10 to round it up to £50).

    Quite a nice bonus as I wasn't expecting to be making another payment until payday in a fortnight. Also feels warm and fuzzy knowing that it was 'free money'!

    So #66 £2489/£2889

    £400 to go!

    Thanks everyone...I would never have be this motivated without you all....especially Muppets!

    Bear x
    LBM Dec 15 £5,629 paid £2740 in 2016

    PAYDBX17 #66 £2889/£2889
    Debt free on 31/10/17!!!


    Jan NSD 13!/12---- Jan LTW 16/16
    • Eltee12
    • By Eltee12 13th Oct 17, 12:24 PM
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    Eltee12


    Afternoon All


    #45 £1,768/£1,968 paid - nearly there!!


    Cheers


    El
    2018 AFD 23/240
    2018 CCC #11 £38.40/£250
    Mortgage-free since 2013

    Debt-free since Nov 2017
    • LuckyPenny
    • By LuckyPenny 13th Oct 17, 8:07 PM
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    LuckyPenny
    Slowly but surely paying off credit card debt, made a £500 payment today.


    #40 £3965/£5865
    1% Challenge #28 £510.50/£4000 12.6%
    Pay off all debts by Xmas 2017 #40 £529.06/£6500 Christmas 2018 Saving #16 £17/365
    Competition wins £12,029
    Declutter 3 per day
    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 14th Oct 17, 3:39 PM
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    abba1772
    A cheeky 45p sent towards the Halifax card brings my total to £4659.49 / £6000
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £2590.38
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £2228.74
    • Chappie77
    • By Chappie77 15th Oct 17, 2:00 PM
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    Chappie77
    Afternoon!

    2 weeks worth of payments...

    #67 - £450 paid = £5401.55/£5500

    Chappie x
    Payment a Day 2018 Very £227.17/£1234.09 Saving for Xmas 2018 £63/£500 Virtual Sealed Pot 2018 £90/£700 PAYDBX2018 £450.48/£7268.47 £2 Savers Club 2018 £70
    • LuckyPenny
    • By LuckyPenny 15th Oct 17, 8:25 PM
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    LuckyPenny
    Afternoon!

    2 weeks worth of payments...

    #67 - £450 paid = £5401.55/£5500

    Chappie x
    Originally posted by Chappie77


    Ooooh so close!
    1% Challenge #28 £510.50/£4000 12.6%
    Pay off all debts by Xmas 2017 #40 £529.06/£6500 Christmas 2018 Saving #16 £17/365
    Competition wins £12,029
    Declutter 3 per day
    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 16th Oct 17, 9:03 AM
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    abba1772
    £107.37 sent towards the Halifax account brings my total to £4766.86 / £6000
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £2590.38
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £2228.74
    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 16th Oct 17, 12:44 PM
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    abba1772
    On a roll sent £100 towards my barclaycard brings my total to £4866.86 / £6000
    Last edited by abba1772; 16-10-2017 at 5:41 PM.
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £2590.38
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £2228.74
    • Calling14
    • By Calling14 16th Oct 17, 1:52 PM
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    Calling14
    £160 in total for me today.

    #16 3050/4300

    Thanks muppets, hope everyone is well.
    LBM 13039 1.1.13 Start 2018 £5552 NOW £4088
    EEK house repairs pushed it back up end of last yr

    PAYDBX 2018 #16 1464/£5552 DFD 12/18
    E
    Fund #9 £220/£1,000
    1 x 100 days challenge
    £1299/£2000

    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 17th Oct 17, 7:45 AM
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    abba1772
    Daily round down sent £7.77 towards the Halifax card brings my total to £4874.64 / £6000
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £2590.38
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £2228.74
    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 18th Oct 17, 9:47 AM
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    abba1772
    £10.00 sent to the Halifax brings me to £4884.64 / £6000
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £2590.38
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £2228.74
    • DebtFreeDuo
    • By DebtFreeDuo 18th Oct 17, 10:57 AM
    • 777 Posts
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    DebtFreeDuo
    You are all doing so great, I assume a thread will pop up for next year too? Next year is going to be the year I become debt free so I'll be eagerly awaiting a debt free by Dec 18.
    Debt free by Christmas 2018 #004: 2419.69/7445.69
    £2018 in 2018 #25: 210.41/2018
    SPC 586
    • SamSam17
    • By SamSam17 18th Oct 17, 7:01 PM
    • 60 Posts
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    SamSam17
    Hello all... Newbie here.

    Would like to join. I have £2550 debt that no-one knows about that I would like to pay off by Xmas.

    Hopefully from the end of this month I can start putting at least £500 towards it.

    Well done everyone. Been lurking on this site for few weeks.
    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 19th Oct 17, 8:04 AM
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    abba1772
    £5.90 sent towards the Halifax card

    Brings my total to £4890.54 / £6000
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £2590.38
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £2228.74
    • Glittery
    • By Glittery 20th Oct 17, 12:41 AM
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    Glittery
    #119

    [COLOR="rgb(255, 0, 255)"]£534.00[/COLOR] paid today

    More than half the debt paid off !
    Feels amazing to get to this hallway mark, and just closed my credit card.


    £6717.80/£12800
    12800 to pay off
    £4822.20 to pay off !
    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 20th Oct 17, 7:39 AM
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    abba1772
    £9.96 sent towards the credit card brings my total to £4900.50 / £6000
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £2590.38
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £2228.74
    • doingitanyway
    • By doingitanyway 20th Oct 17, 8:59 PM
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    doingitanyway
    £9.96 sent towards the credit card brings my total to £4900.50 / £6000
    Originally posted by abba1772
    Love that you are so 'on it' you pay off debt almost daily. Impressive
    JANUARY 2016/SECURED DEBT=24,822/February 2018=795
    MORTGAGE FREE 25/07/16
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