~Make £10 a day November 2016~Everybody Welcome

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Debt-free Wannabe Challenges
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edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Debt-free Wannabe Challenges
:hello: Hello and welcome everybody


This is the 111th month of this challenge, which was first started by Batgirl, in September 2007.

Thanks to Batgirl for starting it, lynnejk, Rawdinosaur, Emmaglet, Nat21luv, Monkeynut, Sweetpeas, Purpleroses, JesaRose, MizMir for keeping the thread going.

I know this first post is long, but please read as it give tips on how this challenge works. Some of the content has changed

If you're new to the challenge don't be scared - here's how it works:

The aim of this challenge is to make £10 extra a day everyday for the month. A lot of people think this is impossible but it can and has been done, over and over. If you feel £10 is too much why not start at £5 or if you're brave join those who aim for £20 a day! Anything extra you make is great so set whatever target you think you can manage.

It also doesn't have to be £10 each and every day - some days you make more and some days you make less, but aim for £300 extra at the end of the month.

The idea is that everyone posts how they are making extra money and these shared ideas help all of us to learn new ways to help cut debt or earn/save money.

What cannot be added:
Wages from your main job

What can be added:
Overtime
Income from a second job
Daily clicks
Interest
Vouchers
Mystery shopping
And much, much more.

This board moves pretty quickly, so be sure to subscribe and read it regularly. Below are some ideas to get you started and a great place to read when you're in need of inspiration.

Sell your old books/DVDs/CDs/games here:
Amazon.co.uk, play.com, webuybooks, zapper, CEX

Ebay - a place to sell anything and everything.

Gumtree, Preloved, cquot, ebid, craigslist, vivastreet, netmums.com, trade-it , Friday ad, priceminster - these are all places you can sell items too.

Survey sites - mysurvey and pinecone, prolific academic tend to be the best but there are many more it really depends on you finding the ones that work best for you - toluna, harris poll, valued opinions etc

also join topcashback and Quidco - type in surveys in the search engine and some will pay you to join up with them.

Sealed Pot Challenge 2016 - basically you put your change into a jar over the year so in December you should have a nice pot of money to help

Mobile phone to recycle? try Martin's mobile recycling comparison site first to see where you may get the best deal!

Music Magpie - have cds/dvds you haven't been able to sell at carboots or online. Try your luck here. Is you do sell your albums/dvds be sure to go via quidco to get a few more pennies

etsy and folksy - If you enjoy making crafts why not have a go at selling them on etsy or folksy. They've been getting increasingly busier each year.

Collect Boots points while shopping online.

Don't forget to search for your online shop at nectar.com before you buy, and earn nectar points for buying online, including ebay.

Trying to find other ways to make money? Check out the Boost Your Income board. It is full of ideas, including survey companies and product testing.

Want to help someone else out? Sign up through their referral on the referral board, and leave yours, so someone else can do the same for you.

Keep reading for lots more ideas on how to make more money each month.

This month's challenge is to try and make £300 (or any amount of course!) lynnejk is assisting me and will create the challengers list and update it. She will also be answering any questions she can help with and here for general advice. Having been a challenger for a while, she knows her stuff Thank you lynnejk for your help.

Good luck everybody. Remember to post any questions or comments that you have, and let's go on encouraging each other throughout this month.

We can and we will do it. Who's in?
Make upto £10 a day - September 2020 £106.56

Make upto £10 a day - best thread ever. :A

Back to make money in the new Covid19 2020 as we are going to need it!
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  • AesopAesop Forumite
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    brief info/suggestions
    Make upto £10 a day - September 2020 £106.56

    Make upto £10 a day - best thread ever. :A

    Back to make money in the new Covid19 2020 as we are going to need it!
  • edited 9 November 2016 at 12:49AM
    lynnejklynnejk Forumite
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    Hi everyone.

    This will be the list for the month - good luck and hope you all make loadsa dosh.


    1.......Aesop................... £10
    2.......Lynnejk................ £10
    3.......nomi01................. £10
    4.......Azzzaa.................. £5
    5.......Rosie.................... £10
    6.......carbootcrazy.......... £10
    7.......jojitsui.................. £10
    8.......Listerbelle............. $100 (month)
    9.......Florence J............. £5
    10.....Always*trying........ £10
    11.....TheBanker............. £200 (month)
    12.....Onmyway.............. £10
    13.....wifey27................. £10
    14.....Talia 1................... £10
    15.....bloomfelt............... £5
    16.....MrsTinks................ £10
    17.....Shariann................ £10
    18.....itcheyfeet............... £10
    19.....Kantankrus Mare..... £5
    20.....autumnleaves......... £10
    21.....atti........................... £10
    22.....rylee12.....................£10
    23.....angelicious..............£10
    £10day.2014=3213/2015=3421/2016=3238/2017=2702/2018=498..APR=12.03/300
    GrocC.2014=2162/2015=2083/2016=218/2017=1996/2018=450..APR=17.13/200
    Bulk buy.......APR=233.76
    GC.NSD..2015=216/2016=213/2017=229/2018=39..APR=03/15
    SPC130:staradminx61..2014=1178/2015=1287/2016=4616/2017=3843
    OS WL= -2/8 ......CC =00......Savings = £13,140
  • nomi01nomi01 Forumite
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    Hi. Can you sign me up for £10 a day please.
    🎄PAYDBXMAS21 #11  £6418/£11300
    (£4,832 owing 😳)
  • AzzzaaAzzzaa Forumite
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    I've already wrote up my financial plan for November and plan to save £150 this month from additional income, I'm going to sign myself up for £5 a day :)

    Aaron
    Documenting my journey from full time support worker to full time eBay reseller :)
  • RosieRosie Forumite
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    Thanks Aesop & lynne for the new thread. Please can you put me down for £10
    Good luck for November everyone.
    Rosie x
    Jan £10 a day £326.75/£310
  • [Deleted User][Deleted User] Forumite
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    Thanks for the new thread, Aesop and lynnejk:T


    Please put me down for the usual £10.


    I hope I'll do better than I have done in October. Having fully-working technology would help;)

    Good Luck, everyone:beer:
  • jojitsuijojitsui Forumite
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    Can I join (again) please. I promise to do better than last month (my laptop broke and I was rubbish) I would like aim for £10 a day.

    Good luck all :)
    Make £10 a day August 2019 - £0/£310.
  • ListerbelleListerbelle Forumite
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    Thanks Aesop!!

    I'll continue with my target of $100 a month. I have such little time for extra earnings these days, but continue to lurk and silently support :)
    Summer fun: continuing my Buy Nothing, Kondo-ing quest as we hurtle towards multi-generational financial freedom.
  • [Deleted User][Deleted User] Forumite
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    jojitsui wrote: »
    Can I join (again) please. I promise to do better than last month (my laptop broke and I was rubbish) I would like aim for £10 a day.

    Good luck all :)

    Looks as if lots of laptops have been letting people down:eek:.
    There's you, lynnejk and me that I know about. Maybe more. I know Aesop has had various technology issues too. Nightmare when it happens isn't it:(?
  • AesopAesop Forumite
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    Looks as if lots of laptops have been letting people down:eek:.
    There's you, lynnejk and me that I know about. Maybe more. I know Aesop has had various technology issues too. Nightmare when it happens isn't it:(?

    problem is laptops aren't built to last more than 2 years and with technology moving so fast they quickly become defunct
    Make upto £10 a day - September 2020 £106.56

    Make upto £10 a day - best thread ever. :A

    Back to make money in the new Covid19 2020 as we are going to need it!
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