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    • Poppypen
    • By Poppypen 26th Dec 17, 9:58 PM
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    Planning my great escape
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    • 26th Dec 17, 9:58 PM
    Planning my great escape 26th Dec 17 at 9:58 PM

    Am starting this diary to try and help myself to get a better life for my children and myself. I need to pay off my debt and get some money behind myself to start somewhere on my own.

    Not entirely sure about exactly how much I owe. Not really a clue on how I'm going to pay it off at the moment and no idea how to change things, but I'm going to figure out a way.

    Off the top of my head this is what I owe :

    Aqua credit card £ 2077
    Capital One (1) £200
    Capital One (2) £200
    Very £400

    Am going to try and find the SOA thingy. X
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    • Poppypen
    • By Poppypen 5th Jan 18, 11:12 PM
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    Whops I didn't realise it had been so long since I posted. Not much done towards paying off debt so far but I've not added to it which I'm pleased about. My big news for today is ive managed to get a second job which I will be starting on Tuesday

    Need to get more organised or the year will slip away before I know it. Jobs for tomorrow are :
    1) tidy and clean kitchen
    2) iron some clothes to photo and list on eBay
    3) general tidy as much as possible before work

    • Honeysucklelou2
    • By Honeysucklelou2 5th Jan 18, 11:44 PM
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    Well done on getting the job.
    paydbx #93 £577/£8,000.
    Loan £17k - paid off in Aug 2017. Home improvement loans £3342 March 2017. £3123 in Jan 18
    • Mumoffourkids
    • By Mumoffourkids 6th Jan 18, 8:08 AM
    • 529 Posts
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    Well done on getting the job and on not adding to the debt. The second job will really help with bringing down the debt!
    Total debt Dec 2017 £23090.83
    Feb 2018 £6849.66 70.34% paid
    Emergency fund £412.50/£600
    Total Savings £1266.83
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