Freedom hopefully this year

edited 25 August 2019 at 5:11PM in Debt free diaries
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prodigalsonprodigalson Forumite
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edited 25 August 2019 at 5:11PM in Debt free diaries
I have been struggling with debt for the last 6 years. I just want to free to pay off all my debts and help those closest to me.
I am going to be updating how much money I make each day. I will be posting each income stream.
My goal is to build multiple income streams.
I'm well educated but have been stupid with money throughout my adult life. I'm going to go in depth with what I do daily. Keeping this diary as something for accountability and I don't really have any close friends or family who would understand the extent of my problems. So speaking to you strangers might help.

Income one: Trading Account -
Income two: Matched Betting - (first time trying this, any tips would be helpful)
Income three: Trade Setup Alerts - (signals for trades) (will advertise on instagram)
Income four: Trade Copier Services

I have a few challenges I need to complete for my own financial security and future:
  • 2019 1% challenge
  • Make £10 A Day August 2019
  • The £1,000 emergency fund challenge.
  • 1 debt vs 100 days
  • 3 - 6 month Emergency Fund Challenge
Emergency Fund: 0/1,000
ISA: 0/20,000
Loqbox: 0/10,000

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  • beanieloubeanielou Forumite
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    Part of the Furniture 10,000 Posts Mortgage-free Glee! Name Dropper
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    Happy shiny new diary :)
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~**
    MFW. Finally mortgage free February 2021****
    "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***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
  • Targets for today (bank holiday):
    • No trading as little to no volume in market
    • Look over previous notes and mistakes made
    • Get back the money lent to a friend
    Emergency Fund: 0/1,000
    ISA: 0/20,000
    Loqbox: 0/10,000
  • savingholmessavingholmes Forumite
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    Part of the Furniture 10,000 Posts Name Dropper Photogenic
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    Good luck on your journey
    Target 1) Prioritise health & social connection 2) Write regularly 45,037/70,000 words Book 2 and 10,787/70,000 Priestess book 3a) Get to £10K EF/Savings Now £4,573 3b) £1.6K Savings for DD Car (Achieved) 4) MFW starting at £201999 Nov 21 with 264 249 payments to go. Now £192,304 5) Mortgage neutral progress via pension £1,887 invested since Nov 21 6) Declutter 7) Invest in fun and frolics - and not just future self! 8) CC Debt free April 22 (now stay that way!!)
  • Income one: Trading Account - £0 (Didn't trade yesterday as it was a bank holiday, would have made £400)
    Income two: Matched Betting - (Still learning)

    Today's plans:
    • Clean out bag
    • Raise more money for trading account
    Emergency Fund: 0/1,000
    ISA: 0/20,000
    Loqbox: 0/10,000
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