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    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 27th Nov 17, 4:51 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Pay for birthdays and Christmas 2018 with surveys
    • #1
    • 27th Nov 17, 4:51 PM
    Pay for birthdays and Christmas 2018 with surveys 27th Nov 17 at 4:51 PM
    Hey,

    So I know a lot of us do surveys to supplement our spending and this is something that I plan to keep up even when I a debt free.

    I have decided that 2018 is the time to keep a better track of what I spend my survey earnings on and I have decided to use what I earn to pay for birthday and Christmas 2018.

    Who wants to join me in this epic (I think it is) challenge?!?!?!

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 15st7lbs, lost 9lbs
    Debt Free 21st December 2017, £15,000 paid off in 2017
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    • Florence J
    • By Florence J 1st Jan 18, 3:14 PM
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    Florence J
    Had to buy a few things for the house on Amazon, I split it with my OH but I paid for my half with vouchers, so I saved £52.43.
    Sealed Pot Challenge 11 #553
    £1000 Emergency Fund Challenge #253
    Wombling free 2017 = £2195.92
    Pay off all your debts by Xmas 2017 #53 (£3168.45/£3000)
    November 2017 Credit Card Debt: £3980
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 2nd Jan 18, 3:25 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Happy new year everyone!

    Had a great festive period but now it's time to get back to a routine and start earning those vouchers!

    Will post another update on Monday, will do it every week so I keep a track of it all.

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 15st7lbs, lost 9lbs
    Debt Free 21st December 2017, £15,000 paid off in 2017
    • DebtFreeDuo
    • By DebtFreeDuo 2nd Jan 18, 4:54 PM
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    DebtFreeDuo
    I haven't been very focused on this and probably won't be for the next couple of weeks as I have exams coming up. I should have a £20 voucher coming through shortly though as I downloaded something on to my phone for 2 weeks in return for a voucher.
    Debt free by Christmas 2018 #004: 2195.88/7445.69
    £2018 in 2018 #25: 0/£2018
    SPC 586
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 2nd Jan 18, 6:15 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    We just do what we can when we can, you will catch up later on.

    Dxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 15st7lbs, lost 9lbs
    Debt Free 21st December 2017, £15,000 paid off in 2017
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 3rd Jan 18, 12:24 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Tried a few surveys this morning but only managed to get one on onepoll for £0.10, will try again later but every little helps in my opinion!

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 15st7lbs, lost 9lbs
    Debt Free 21st December 2017, £15,000 paid off in 2017
    • DebtFreeDuo
    • By DebtFreeDuo 3rd Jan 18, 5:35 PM
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    DebtFreeDuo
    Spent on a present for a friends birthday so my total has reduced. I received a £20 voucher which will make some of this up but I have a lot of catching up to do once these exams are out of the way.

    Swagbucks -
    468 (620 for £5)
    Prolific - £16.93 (£20 to cashout)
    Yougov - 2250 (5000 for £50)
    Ipsos - 420 (600 for £5)
    Research opinions - £4.64 (£8 for cashout)
    TCB - £79.29 (Cashout in a couple of months)

    Banked

    £158.81 Amazon
    £20.58 SPC

    Spent

    £26.99
    Last edited by DebtFreeDuo; 03-01-2018 at 6:51 PM.
    Debt free by Christmas 2018 #004: 2195.88/7445.69
    £2018 in 2018 #25: 0/£2018
    SPC 586
    • GunShotResidue
    • By GunShotResidue 5th Jan 18, 4:46 PM
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    GunShotResidue
    Totals haven't changed much as I haven't done much over Christmas and New Year (we've been staying with family ) but currently:


    Populus: 13/50 (£50)
    Branded Surveys: 350/1000 ($10) and £11ish on the way
    Answer points: 75/500 (£5) and £5 on it's way
    Crowdology: £1.04
    Swagbucks: 412 (I cashed out £5 a week before Christmas but spent it on last year's presents!)

    On my amazon account: £7.4/400


    DH is probably going to be away for a few weeks this month, so I will do a load in the evenings to catch up a bit!
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 5th Jan 18, 6:57 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Looking forward to seeing your numbers increase!

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 15st7lbs, lost 9lbs
    Debt Free 21st December 2017, £15,000 paid off in 2017
    • LLM2018
    • By LLM2018 8th Jan 18, 6:10 PM
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    LLM2018
    Hello I finally had my first payout of £2.50 from Opinion Outpost. It's a start, I have quite a few points/pennies built up in other survey sites so will post when I get a payout etc #19
    Debt cc £2494
    #21 Make 1% challenge 6/100%
    #78 PAYDBX '18 £154/2494
    #6 Crazy clothes challenge £10 per month only #10 NSD January aim 11/12
    #19 Surveys pay for Xmas' 18 Jan: £2.50 # No buying unnecessary toiletries January '18 12/62
    • twigletsmum
    • By twigletsmum 8th Jan 18, 7:14 PM
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    twigletsmum
    Can I joint please? I started doing some surveys before Christmas with the aim that I, hoping to save any payouts/vouchers for this Christmas! I need to get back on it!

    Thank you!
    Virtual Sealed Pot #16Total 0.00/£200 = 0.00%

    SPC11 - #045
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 8th Jan 18, 7:42 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Hello I finally had my first payout of £2.50 from Opinion Outpost. It's a start, I have quite a few points/pennies built up in other survey sites so will post when I get a payout etc #19
    Originally posted by LLM2018
    Excellent!

    It all adds up.

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 15st7lbs, lost 9lbs
    Debt Free 21st December 2017, £15,000 paid off in 2017
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 8th Jan 18, 7:44 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Can I joint please? I started doing some surveys before Christmas with the aim that I, hoping to save any payouts/vouchers for this Christmas! I need to get back on it!

    Thank you!
    Originally posted by twigletsmum
    #20 - twigletsmum

    Sure you can!!

    Welcome to the thread.

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 15st7lbs, lost 9lbs
    Debt Free 21st December 2017, £15,000 paid off in 2017
    • DebtFreeDuo
    • By DebtFreeDuo 8th Jan 18, 8:36 PM
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    Not liking that swagbucks has increased their £5 amazon giftcard cost! Looks like I am going to have to wait until I have enough for £10 in future as this now seems the best value.

    Have spent more today of my vouchers on my brothers birthday present, I will be back to update properly over the next few days but theres not much to report as I have just been too busy.
    Debt free by Christmas 2018 #004: 2195.88/7445.69
    £2018 in 2018 #25: 0/£2018
    SPC 586
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 8th Jan 18, 8:38 PM
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    We will all go through periods like that DebtFreeDuo.

    Its quite slow on the survey front for me now anyway.

    Hoping it picks up soon, I have lots of plans for this free money!!

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 15st7lbs, lost 9lbs
    Debt Free 21st December 2017, £15,000 paid off in 2017
    • GunShotResidue
    • By GunShotResidue 12th Jan 18, 1:08 PM
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    GunShotResidue
    Been a bit of a slow week here too. And I've been lazy.


    Populus: 13/50 (£50)
    Branded Surveys: 554/1000 ($10/£7.10ish)
    Answer points: 100/500 (£5)
    Crowdology: £2.08
    Swagbucks: 491
    InboxPounds: £1.41
    On my amazon account: £23.50/400


    Spending a bit of time on Swagbucks today as there's not much on the rest. Going to aim for 720 points but probably wont cash out until £10
    • LLM2018
    • By LLM2018 20th Jan 18, 4:33 PM
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    LLM2018
    Hello. Still plodding along with the surveys. Nearly able to cash out on 2 sites. I was declined for Pinecone research and swagbucks won't let me create an account grr. I have emailed them but probably won't here back. sigh.

    Quick question. How much is it to cash out Populuslive?

    Thanks
    Debt cc £2494
    #21 Make 1% challenge 6/100%
    #78 PAYDBX '18 £154/2494
    #6 Crazy clothes challenge £10 per month only #10 NSD January aim 11/12
    #19 Surveys pay for Xmas' 18 Jan: £2.50 # No buying unnecessary toiletries January '18 12/62
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 20th Jan 18, 5:49 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Aw that's rubbish!

    Once you get to 50 points they send you a £50 cheque.

    I'm the same still plodding along, will post a proper update tomorrow .

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 15st7lbs, lost 9lbs
    Debt Free 21st December 2017, £15,000 paid off in 2017
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