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    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 1st Jul 17, 4:38 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    The July NSD Thread!
    • #1
    • 1st Jul 17, 4:38 PM
    The July NSD Thread! 1st Jul 17 at 4:38 PM
    Hey folks.Let's see if I'm better at updating this month!
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
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    • indigowarrior
    • By indigowarrior 8th Jul 17, 3:42 PM
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    indigowarrior
    5th Nsd!!! I have beat last months achievement. Pretty pleased with that.
    #545- SPC
    Homeowner by 40
    August Nsd 1/15
    • HB2020
    • By HB2020 8th Jul 17, 7:35 PM
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    HB2020
    Hi all

    I've done very well this week on the NSD front. I've had 4 NSDs/10 =6 left.
    These were Tues,Wed,Thurs and today Sat 1-3 July and 8 July.

    HB2020
    Emergency Fund 3 month's expenses £1,700/£2,500
    One day at a time gets results.
    NSD10/10
    • Nargleblast
    • By Nargleblast 8th Jul 17, 10:09 PM
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    Nargleblast
    And here you are - number 4 NSD from me. Working all weekend has some advantages.
    Debt free date.....3 August 2015
    Now building up a Doomsday Cash Stash





    August NSDs. 08 of 15
    • dreamtruce
    • By dreamtruce 9th Jul 17, 9:39 AM
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    dreamtruce
    I have 1 nsd.
    for yesterday. It was our first year anniversary together and just stayed home to spend time with each other. I got him some gifts and he had trouble finding me some gifts as he wanted to make it special but felt like there was just everyday stuff... so he's taking me out for a really nice meal somewhere in the next few months.

    I Started this challenge on the 5th as that's when I get paid.
    Home Deposit: £100.61|BULSFund: £50.00|EmergencyFund: £89.76 | Retirement: 5.21| Xmas 17:£10.00 |July NSD:1 / 15
    • Jo Blogs
    • By Jo Blogs 9th Jul 17, 10:42 AM
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    Jo Blogs
    Good morning everyone

    Great going with all the NSDs

    Today will be NSD No. 9 - Got enough to do today without going or doing shopping

    Wishing you all a super NSDay!
    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
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 9th Jul 17, 2:57 PM
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    beanielou
    No 8 & 9.
    Went to a community cafe yesterday but a friend very kindly paid
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 2 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.*** ***Keep plodding***
    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 9th Jul 17, 8:59 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    hi everyone!
    today has turned into #7 and 5 in a row for me.
    i'm well chuffed.
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 9th Jul 17, 9:47 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    ...And she's off the blocks! 1st/12 NSD for me Marmite et al! I've missed this so much. x x

    Becs
    Originally posted by Captain Bluebear
    that's the spirit!

    Hi Marmite, 1 NSD earned, 5 to go.
    Originally posted by Big Hairy Spider
    very well done mr spider!
    or mrs spider...for some reason i've decided you must be a bloke.

    The job is going GREAT thank you Marmite! I love it but am surrounded by food and bargains! (I've put on a half a stone in 4 months and have spent so much on YS food i never eat!....hence why I'm here again!)
    but I do enjoy not getting up at 2.30 am every day!

    Becs x x
    Originally posted by Captain Bluebear
    Glad you love your job but 2.30am.eeek!!!!
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 9th Jul 17, 9:49 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    No 8 & 9.
    Went to a community cafe yesterday but a friend very kindly paid
    Originally posted by beanielou
    what a nice friend!

    Good morning everyone

    Great going with all the NSDs

    Today will be NSD No. 9 - Got enough to do today without going or doing shopping

    Wishing you all a super NSDay!
    Originally posted by Jo Blogs
    thank you;you too.

    neck and neck with beanie i see.

    I have 1 nsd.
    for yesterday. It was our first year anniversary together and just stayed home to spend time with each other. I got him some gifts and he had trouble finding me some gifts as he wanted to make it special but felt like there was just everyday stuff... so he's taking me out for a really nice meal somewhere in the next few months.

    I Started this challenge on the 5th as that's when I get paid.
    Originally posted by dreamtruce
    ah congratulations!

    starting later on with regards to payday is fine with me.
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 9th Jul 17, 9:51 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    And here you are - number 4 NSD from me. Working all weekend has some advantages.
    Originally posted by Nargleblast
    ah yes the joys of work...

    well done Nargle!

    Hi all

    I've done very well this week on the NSD front. I've had 4 NSDs/10 =6 left.
    These were Tues,Wed,Thurs and today Sat 1-3 July and 8 July.

    HB2020
    Originally posted by HB2020
    yes you are doing well,aren't you?!i hope that this streak continues.

    5th Nsd!!! I have beat last months achievement. Pretty pleased with that.
    Originally posted by indigowarrior
    excellent!
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
    • Honeysucklelou2
    • By Honeysucklelou2 9th Jul 17, 9:51 PM
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    Honeysucklelou2
    Managed a NSD here today. Very busy with work which obviously helps in not spending anything! So 3/10
    paydbx #90 £325/£10,000.
    365 day penny challenge £37.66/£667.95
    Loan £17k - paid off in Aug 2017. Home improvement loans £3342 March 2017
    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 9th Jul 17, 9:57 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    How on earth can we build up our emergency savings stash when Somebody keeps squandering our hard-earned dosh on cucumbers???? I told you before, Igor, if you insist on dishing up pilchard margharitas then keep the garnishes cheap and cheerful....a frozen pea on a cocktail stick is enough.
    Originally posted by Nargleblast

    exactly,i mean c'mon,what's wrong with a nice frozen pea on a stick.... i think that it adds a certain je ne sais quoi when partaking of a pilchard margarita or five.talking of which who else feel like a little snifter...?
    no igor that is not a veiled critisism of your short stature /your cooking skills/your unmentionables...talking of which,what is your mankini doing halfway up the flagpole...?
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 9th Jul 17, 10:01 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    Managed a NSD here today. Very busy with work which obviously helps in not spending anything! So 3/10
    Originally posted by Honeysucklelou2
    aha,you almost slipped past unnoticed....

    i did get a shock at you proclaiming #3,because i had you done as being at #4!!!

    i've doubled back and have sorted that out pronto.

    maybe i shouldn't have had that fifth margarita...
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 9th Jul 17, 10:02 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    i'll update tzhe front page tomorrow however.night night everyone!
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
    • Nargleblast
    • By Nargleblast 9th Jul 17, 10:31 PM
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    Nargleblast
    Here's my 5th NSD for the collection!
    Debt free date.....3 August 2015
    Now building up a Doomsday Cash Stash





    August NSDs. 08 of 15
    • Nargleblast
    • By Nargleblast 9th Jul 17, 10:32 PM
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    Nargleblast
    exactly,i mean c'mon,what's wrong with a nice frozen pea on a stick.... i think that it adds a certain je ne sais quoi when partaking of a pilchard margarita or five.talking of which who else feel like a little snifter...?
    no igor that is not a veiled critisism of your short stature /your cooking skills/your unmentionables...talking of which,what is your mankini doing halfway up the flagpole...?
    Originally posted by marmiterulesok
    And what is more to the point - what is Hubert doing inside it??????
    Debt free date.....3 August 2015
    Now building up a Doomsday Cash Stash





    August NSDs. 08 of 15
    • Jo Blogs
    • By Jo Blogs 10th Jul 17, 4:39 AM
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    Jo Blogs
    And what is more to the point - what is Hubert doing inside it??????
    Originally posted by Nargleblast


    Good morning everyone

    Fantastic going with all the wonderful NSDs - We can do it!!

    Today will be NSD No.10 here - Just too busy at the moment to worry about shopping of any kind . Looks like I'm in for a cracker of a NSD July

    Wishing everyone a super NSDay! We can reach those NSD monthly goals. Let's go,go,GOOOOOOOOO
    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
    • Nargleblast
    • By Nargleblast 10th Jul 17, 9:06 PM
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    Nargleblast
    Spendy day today but I have great hopes for tomorrow, because I will be kept out of mischief at work.
    Debt free date.....3 August 2015
    Now building up a Doomsday Cash Stash





    August NSDs. 08 of 15
    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 10th Jul 17, 10:31 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    And what is more to the point - what is Hubert doing inside it??????
    Originally posted by Nargleblast
    according to some what goes up must come down.shall i phone the fire brigade....?'deep sigh'
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
    • marmiterulesok
    • By marmiterulesok 10th Jul 17, 10:31 PM
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    marmiterulesok
    today was spendy,but reasonably spendy,so i'm a happy bunny.
    Nsd august 5/10
    I need to learn to budget again
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