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Holding On and Letting Go 🎈

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  • Fortune_Smiles
    Fortune_Smiles Posts: 5,094 Forumite
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    Good that you are reclaiming your space and life again. You did a lovely thing. Hope the govt get round to send you some money.

    Thank you SH. 'Reclaiming your space and life again' - that's a great way of putting it.

    Fortune x

    Mortgage: 88% paid Mortgage Neutral: 100% Emergency Fund: 100%
    A Better View 🌄 'Being on the edge isn't as safe, but the view is better' - Ricky Gervais
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    Fortune_Smiles Posts: 5,094 Forumite
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    Show painting sounds intriguing? Is this with WI or something else?

    It's going to be part of our WI's competition entry at the county show SH.

    Fortune x

    Mortgage: 88% paid Mortgage Neutral: 100% Emergency Fund: 100%
    A Better View 🌄 'Being on the edge isn't as safe, but the view is better' - Ricky Gervais
  • savingholmes
    savingholmes Posts: 27,908 Forumite
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    Enjoy your time painting.
    Achieve FIRE/Mortgage Neutrality by mid 2030
    1) MFW Nov 21 £201,999 with 234 payments to go - now £181,773 Equity 27.3%
    2) Spend on handyman & external building works & new patio door £13.45K
    3) CC £8K on 0% spends card but offset by £34.3K savings (part EF, part future home improvement)
    4) Mortgage neutral by June 2030 AVC £11.3K/£127.5K AVC target 8.97% value at 15/7//24
    5) FI Age 60 annual income target £13.7/30K 45.7%
    6) SIPP £4.3K at 12/7/24
  • savingholmes
    savingholmes Posts: 27,908 Forumite
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    Glad you're celebrating rain. My grass is yellow! I have been keeping my pretty bedding plants alive now - and giving my apple trees the odd drink.
    Achieve FIRE/Mortgage Neutrality by mid 2030
    1) MFW Nov 21 £201,999 with 234 payments to go - now £181,773 Equity 27.3%
    2) Spend on handyman & external building works & new patio door £13.45K
    3) CC £8K on 0% spends card but offset by £34.3K savings (part EF, part future home improvement)
    4) Mortgage neutral by June 2030 AVC £11.3K/£127.5K AVC target 8.97% value at 15/7//24
    5) FI Age 60 annual income target £13.7/30K 45.7%
    6) SIPP £4.3K at 12/7/24
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