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    • RebeccaAnney
    • By RebeccaAnney 7th Mar 17, 1:28 PM
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    Debt Free Determined!!!
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    • 7th Mar 17, 1:28 PM
    Debt Free Determined!!! 7th Mar 17 at 1:28 PM
    Hi everyone

    Starting a diary to encourage myself to be realistic with where I am financially, stop burying my head in the sand and address all the things I waste all of my money on...

    My current debts are as follows;

    Credit Card 1 - £3491.16
    Credit Card 2 - £3981.71
    Catalogue - £708.27
    Overdraft - £2350
    Car Finance - £4348.38
    TOTAL £ 14,879.52

    I am so determined to get these paid off now! I'm 25 now and have had debt since I was old enough to have a CC/OD! I would, one day, like to be a homeowner but it feels impossibly unobtainable at the moment

    If anyone has any tips or advice it would be greatly received, I will let you know how I get on, I can do this!!!

    R x

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    • RebeccaAnney
    • By RebeccaAnney 15th Sep 17, 2:54 PM
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    RebeccaAnney
    All good on the money front, got some birthday money left, had bought loads of clothes but some were such poor quality and/or sizing I had to return. Won't mention names but I guess you get what you pay for. So yesterday I used some of the money to buy a secondhand iPad mini , it was £100 and will help with my studies as a lot of my college work/revision/practice assessments are online. I had my first college evening on Tuesday, all good but a bit of an information overload....

    Officially joined Slimming World again after trying (failing) to do it alone for the past few months. I had a free join voucher from a magazine so was just the weekly fee of £4.95.

    Feeling motivated in all areas, £310 to pay off of credit cards with this weeks wages.

    Low spend weekend as food shopping is sorted and I'm at my Dads looking after the dogs while he's off to Italy. He lives a 3 minute drive from work so will save on fuel over the next week. He also has a tumble dryer which I will use to catch up on all the washing, what an exciting life I lead
    LBM 07/03/17 (£14,879.52) 15/09/17 £10,584.02
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