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    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 5:00 AM
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    If i can earn funds from surveys anyone can
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    • 14th Dec 16, 5:00 AM
    If i can earn funds from surveys anyone can 14th Dec 16 at 5:00 AM
    Hi Guys i am starting a new journal i am in the process of closing my former journal/account down.

    I will post on my former debt free diary so people know who i am soon. I recently went through a separation so things are not great at the moment.

    Alot of the guys will know me as the survey guru lol

    I will post again soon
    Last edited by Scott_Weiland; 25-01-2018 at 1:47 PM.
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    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 5:14 AM
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    Re my debts they currently stand at 16400 i did for a spell try too manage them myself but i found it an absolute nightmare getting everything swapped back. Net result come the end of January everything is getting handled by step change.

    I have being off work for quite a long period of time but this month its a bright future i have had my first decent pay in 3 months. 1400 yay i thought for a moment i was going too have to cancel xmas.
    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 5:50 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 5:50 AM
    Please do not comment on my former diary if you can guys

    Huskyrunner is dead
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    • Ratison
    • By Ratison 14th Dec 16, 6:52 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 6:52 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 6:52 AM
    Is your thread title a play on words? Or a couple of typos?
    Debt free date: 8th June 2015

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    • Bobarella
    • By Bobarella 14th Dec 16, 7:20 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 7:20 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 7:20 AM
    Hi Scott
    Had wondered if you'd let us know where the HR would be found next.
    Glad to know
    Bob
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    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 8:16 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 8:16 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 8:16 AM
    It's a typo I will edit it later, but it's also relevant too my name and user name if you know your music. My names Scott and Scott Weiland was in Velvet Revolver who did a song called fall too pieces

    But in a way it's not a typo my life as a few other members will back me up on this has recently fell too pieces.

    I have split in the last month with my gf of 11 years

    I have had too move out of my home

    And I have had too leave my dogs behind
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    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 8:17 AM
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    Yes bob it is me Survey Guru lol

    Hope you're keeping well xx
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    • MistyMountainTop
    • By MistyMountainTop 14th Dec 16, 9:14 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 9:14 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 9:14 AM
    I'm glad to see your new diary, it's a fresh start and the beginning of properly moving on.

    Has anything been sorted about the dogs or is she just keeping them all?

    Are you planning on staying with your aunt and uncle long term?
    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 10:30 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 10:30 AM
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    • 14th Dec 16, 10:30 AM
    I'm glad to see your new diary, it's a fresh start and the beginning of properly moving on.

    Has anything been sorted about the dogs or is she just keeping them all?

    Are you planning on staying with your aunt and uncle long term?
    Originally posted by MistyMountainTop
    re the dogs i dont know we havent spoke in a week.

    Re my aunt and uncle yes they are quite cool i am going about my life as i please my aunt does my washing lol

    Everything else re cooking etc i sort my self, i am weight training exercising loads so my diet is dead basic alot of chicken, rice, sweet potato, oats milk,pineapple etc etc

    Long term yes as the plan is come january too clear 400pm off debt.
    Cashback Earnings YTD 46.04 Survey Earnings YTD 182.66
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    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 10:41 AM
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    Right just a tiny update from me before i crawl into bed as i have being on nights the last 3 nights.

    My old diary i am just going too let disappear.

    Anyone wanting advice re surveys you know where i am guys.

    Cash wise bank of me is pretty empty at the minute but come fridsy all will be good, my boss has sorted something with hr at work where i gef full pay. He previosly said the max i would get would be 400-500 but it looks like i am getting 1480 :-)

    Surveys i did a few at work my next draw down tsrgets are you gov i am on 4400 points and opinium research i am on 92 pounds anything else i am nowhere near


    debt wise stepchange are going too get 200 this month then hopefully 350 in january and going forward. I have stacks too buy this month still ie stuff i left at the house, and over xmas i wanna have some fun and enjoy life again.

    I am off work now till Sunday :-)
    Cashback Earnings YTD 46.04 Survey Earnings YTD 182.66
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    • Bobarella
    • By Bobarella 14th Dec 16, 10:56 AM
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    Have a good break from work Scott.
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    • EssexHebridean
    • By EssexHebridean 14th Dec 16, 11:01 AM
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    Glad to see you have a new diary - I will re subscribe to this one and remove the subscription to the other. :-)

    That's great news that your boss has sorted your pay issue - brilliant stuff!
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    • monz
    • By monz 14th Dec 16, 11:10 AM
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    What surveys do you do?

    My fave ones is - Opinion World (won grand prize), Valued Opinions and Ipsos I say x
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    • louby40
    • By louby40 14th Dec 16, 4:26 PM
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    Ahh I ocasionally had a look at your old diary so sorry to hear about your split.

    I split with my ex in Dec 2013 and it wasn't a good time in my life. We'd been together 6 yrs and had a whopping mortgage. He moved out to live with his new 'woman' in Feb 14 and it took me a further 12 months to sell the house (he stopped paying the mortgage after 6 months) hence where a lot of my debt has come from (I had all the equity so he had nothing to lose).

    But 3 yrs on, life is good. New house (ALL mine) new fella and very happy!

    I hope things get better. I love my surveys too.

    Louby
    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 5:05 PM
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    Have a good break from work Scott.
    Originally posted by Bobarella

    Thanks Bob, my focus on my days off now is me not anyone else, i am gonna go for a run again tomorrow as i have woke up knackered and can't face the gym today.

    friday i am paid so xmas shopping is on the agends i've ordered a few bits from argos and i am going out with a friend friday night for a meal.


    My boss mentioned there maybe overtime avaliable on saturday :-) "Show me the money"
    Cashback Earnings YTD 46.04 Survey Earnings YTD 182.66
    "Always always train, be the best version of you that you can physically be"
    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 5:11 PM
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    What surveys do you do?

    My fave ones is - Opinion World (won grand prize), Valued Opinions and Ipsos I say x
    Originally posted by monz
    re survey sites i use quite a few as i have mentioned in my old diary at work its dead from say 2am till 5am and on my days off i spend an hour or two on them.

    I have used nearly every survey site at somepoint

    Personally the sites you have mentioned i dont bother with much isay i get a voucher time too time.

    The main ones i use are

    Yougov.org

    one poll.com

    opinion outpost.co.uk

    ukhiving.com

    uk toluna

    power of opinions.co.uk

    global test market.com

    opinium research.com

    and minglerespondi.co.uk


    anything else i wouldnt bother with they either have a too higher boot out rate or are scams.

    This month alone i am upto around 100 quid in rewards
    Cashback Earnings YTD 46.04 Survey Earnings YTD 182.66
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    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 14th Dec 16, 5:15 PM
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    [QUOTE=louby40;71770845]Ahh I ocasionally had a look at your old diary so sorry to hear about your split.

    I split with my ex in Dec 2013 and it wasn't a good time in my life. We'd been together 6 yrs and had a whopping mortgage. He moved out to live with his new 'woman' in Feb 14 and it took me a further 12 months to sell the house (he stopped paying the mortgage after 6 months) hence where a lot of my debt has come from (I had all the equity so he had nothing to lose).

    But 3 yrs on, life is good. New house (ALL mine) new fella and very happy!



    I am the same i have a loan through work thats 6000 that was cars we bought stuff for the house etc etc I am still at the very very angry stage at the minute people ask if i miss my dogs i do loads but her i wanna tear too pieces

    i am trying too focus work and training a hell of alot is helping massively.

    With me it was 11 years i havent even decided what too do with the house yet.
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    • Cheeseface
    • By Cheeseface 14th Dec 16, 8:04 PM
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    Hello, I'd read your old diary but not properly commented.

    I will sub to this one. Good luck for the future.
    • Smolly
    • By Smolly 14th Dec 16, 8:45 PM
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    Am subscribing! And yes you are the survey guru!!
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    • Scott_Weiland
    • By Scott_Weiland 15th Dec 16, 1:57 AM
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    Am subscribing! And yes you are the survey guru!!
    Originally posted by Smolly

    Thank you Smolly

    Today survey wise was quite flat i have done 2 yougov surveys i need another 550 points to hit the 50 quid payout.

    uk hiving keep emailing me surveys but i keep getting booted out the plus point is its a 4000point draw down mark, 30 points for every rejected survey.

    one poll is upto 80p woop woop

    And opinion outpost i am close too dropping another 5 pounds.

    On a personal note i had quite a lazy day today i have overslept a bit i was home from work late ie around ten thirty., then i slept till 2 i was in the gym by three. Once i got home i had my lovely bodybuilding diet concoction of sweet potato, pineapple , peppers and chicken breast. I was from here sparko till 10pm after eatng, i have being like a new born baby today eat sleep eat sleep lol
    Last edited by Scott_Weiland; 15-12-2016 at 2:01 AM.
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