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Joyful July's NSD Challenge!



  • [Deleted User]
    today will be 2/20 for me, do need some binbags but that will be paid for from the budgeted grocery amount -  it can't wait for the weekly shop as I went to replace the binbag I was putting out for collection and there were no more in the cupboard :joy: 
  • cathybird
    cathybird Posts: 13,748 Forumite
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    Hi Cathybird- can I be put down for 11 NSDs please. I failed in June and seemed to struggle to get NSDs but geared up for a new month 🙂.
    hi Honeysucklelou, I've added you to the list :)

  • Aspiration
    Aspiration Posts: 532 Forumite
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    Well Done Cathybird!! 2/15 for me please as I’m not going out today.
    April 2020 - £102,222 Loans/CC’s.

    Jan 2022 - £0
    Cleared - £102,222

    Jan 2022 - Now time to build suitable investments and a business!
  • Doris17
    Doris17 Posts: 685 Forumite
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    2/22 for me today.

    "Make Everyday Count"

    #77 3-6 Months Emergency Fund £2528.11/£5000

  • [Deleted User]
    Definitely a NSD, my Nan got my bin bags in with her shopping and refused the cash x
  • SuperSavingD
    SuperSavingD Posts: 533 Forumite
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    Hi All
    Cant be believe it July already.  Reporting in with two NSDs Wednesday/Thursday.

    Thanks Cathybird x

    Savings for Xmas 2024 = £800/£1700
    #76 3-6 month EF £925/£1000
  • short_bird
    short_bird Posts: 3,721 Forumite
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    Day 2/18, hope all are well!
    Cancel the kitchen scraps for lepers and orphans, no more merciful beheadings, and call off Christmas.
  • cathybird
    cathybird Posts: 13,748 Forumite
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    Off to a start = image

    5 days = image

    10 days = image

    15 days = image

    20 days = image
    Target reached = image
    Target beaten = image

    July targets
    ApricotPluto 1/15 image
    Aspiration 2/15 image
    beanielou 2/15 image
    Birdee 1/15 image
    bloomfelt 20
    blue-eyed girl123
    cathybird 2/15 image
    delta13 16
    Doris17 2/22 image
    Honeysucklelou2 11
    jammy dodger 1/20 image
    killielila 15
    Money Choices 15
    Narola1976 20
    SSDD23 2/20 image
    short_bird 2/18 image
    SuperSavingD 2/15 image
    TrushTush 28
    Van_Girl 15


  • cathybird
    cathybird Posts: 13,748 Forumite
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    Well done all imageimage July is off to a great start already! image
  • bloomfelt
    bloomfelt Posts: 500 Forumite
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    I've managed 1 day so far. Today should be but will wait and see what the day brings first 
    Make £10 (£3) a day February 2024 Challenge £56.13/87
    NSD February 2024 13/19 target

    DF Journey start date 17/1/2024 credit accounts £3779.36 current £3376.31
    mortgage £147331.36 £146972.93
    HTB Loan £44000 £44000
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