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    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 4th Jan 18, 9:45 AM
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    My Over 50's Spending Diary
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    • 4th Jan 18, 9:45 AM
    My Over 50's Spending Diary 4th Jan 18 at 9:45 AM
    I have been with MSE a number of years and each year I have become better and better at making sure that I spend my money wisely. I find that recording the savings I am making no matter how small reminds me that if I take care of the pennies the pounds will take care of themselves.

    Littlewoods Clearance bargains via eBay:

    1. V By Very Chambray Men's shorts 3.99 saved 21.01

    2. Reebok Supremium Ladies Black T-shirt 4.99 saved 17.01

    3. V By Very Black Ruffle Jumper 7.99 saved 30.01

    4. V By Very Black/cream High Neck Striped Jumper 5.99 saved 26.01

    5. V By Very Men's Navy Woven Jogger Shorts 4.99 saved 27.01

    Plus I saved 15.80 on P & P costs
    Plus a 5 discount because I had spent 20 plus
    Plus I used an eBay 20% voucher code which saved me another 4.59

    1 hopper bus journey worth 75p

    Free Metro Newspaper 20p

    Council Tax Support for 2017 to 2018 899.83

    Tesco Mid Week Delivery Saver cost me 40 for the year in 2017 but I saved 263 on the price of the individual delivery slots I used ( Tesco delivery drivers deliver to my kitchen which is really helpful as I live in a maisonette and there are so many stairs to negotiate)

    Revolution Super Light 4 Wheeled Suitcase from Tesco Direct which was half price in the Sale so I saved 22.50 and I got free delivery worth 3 because I have a Delivery Saver Mid Week Plan and I had spent over 10 on my order

    Poundland Bargains:

    2 X Maltesers and Friends small selection pack half price saved me 1

    4 X 6 Packets of Sensations crisps saved me 2.80

    Superdrug In Store Shop:


    2 X Cadbury's Buttons Tubes half price saved me 1

    4 X Dove Men's Duo Sets 50p reduction saved me 2

    Current total = 1,342.52
    Last edited by sugarbaby125; 04-01-2018 at 10:02 AM.
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    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 4th Jun 19, 1:16 PM
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    I bought a New with tags Papaya white cotton skirt from eBay for 7.99 including P & P costs which compared to the tagged price of 20 saved me 12.07

    I found 6p roadkill (5p + 1p) 14th May

    Quidco Cashback 25.72

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 12.52 (15th May) and 9.34 (1st June)

    3 hopper bus journeys (2nd June) 2.25

    1 hopper bus journey (3rd June) 75p

    Co-Op Bargains: (2nd June):

    2 X Totes Silver Linings umbrellas reduced from 5 each to 1.25 each which saved me 7.50

    2 X Totes Supermini Colour Changing umbrellas reduced from 8 each to 2 each which saved me 12

    2 X Whole cooked chickens from the hot deli counter in Morrisons reduced from 6 each to 4 each which saved me 4 (3rd June)

    Free Metro newspaper 60p (4th June)

    Current Total = 5162.42
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 7th Jun 19, 4:06 PM
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    5 hopper bus journeys (4th June) 3.75

    I used 700 of my Odeon Premiere points for The Classic Combo which saved me 8.50 (4th June) and 300 points for the Kids Mix which saved me 3.99 (5th June)

    Lidl Bargains: 4th June

    Punnet of White Seedless Grapes 1.25 which saved me 75p compared to buying them in Tesco

    4 X 500ml Antibacterial Handwash 55p each compared to a similar product from Poundland saving me 1.80

    2 X 100g bar of Milk Chocolate with Hazlenuts 59p each compared to a similar bar from Poundland which saved me 82p


    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 13.05 this week (6th June)

    2 hopper bus journeys (5th June) 1.50

    Current Total = 5196.58
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 18th Jun 19, 10:58 AM
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    Savers Bargains: 5th June

    2 X Duo packs of Domestos Power 5 1.89 each compared to Poundland where each single pack is 1 which saved me 22p

    Hay fever tablets by Galpharm 49p compared to Piriton for 1.99 saved me 1.50

    1 hopper bus journey 75p 9th June

    Lift home from Karaoke in my friend's car saved me the 75p bus fare home (9th June)

    I bought a BNWT Superdry jacket from ebay for 23.99 including the P & P costs which compared to the tagged price of 59.99 I saved 34 (12th June)

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 10.44 this week (13th June)

    New Van Dal White Leather Malone Sandals from eBay for 26.90 including P & P costs compared to buying them from the Van Dal website saved me 48.10 (14th June)

    2 hopper bus journeys 1.50 (14th June)

    10 roadkill outside Euston Station (14th June)

    10 X Boots Tea Tree & Witch Hazel Spot Wands reduced from 3.49 each to 2 each which saved me 14.90 (14th June)

    2 hopper bus journeys 1.50 (16th June)

    Current Total = 5320.24
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 24th Jun 19, 1:03 PM
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    6 hopper bus journeys 4.50 (19th June)

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 24.33 this week (20th June)

    Free Metro newspapers 19th and 20th June 1.20

    Quidco Cashback 3.22

    5 hopper bus journeys (20th June) 3.75

    I bought a ticket to see the dance show Somnium - A Dancer's Dream at Sadler's Wells Theatre that was reduced from 55 to 15 which saved me 40 (22nd June)

    I bought a BNWT Together dark navy with silver embellishment for 4.79 from eBay including P & P costs compared to the tagged price of 75 I saved myself 70.21 (21st June)

    1 hopper bus journey 75p (22nd June)

    eBay Bargains: (24th June)

    BNWT Men's Jack & Jones Odyssey Black Swim Shorts 6.99 including P & P costs compared to the tagged price of 25.99 I saved 19

    2 X BNWT Men's M & S Cotton Boxer Shorts 3 pack 10.99 each = 21.98 compared to the tagged price of 18 each I saved 14.02

    2 hopper bus journeys 1.50 (23rd June)

    Current Total = 5502.72
    • bugslett
    • By bugslett 24th Jun 19, 5:26 PM
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    bugslett
    Sugar baby, do you think or would it be possible to add in how you make some of the savings such as the Somnium show?

    Well done on th 10.00 roadkill, mine for the year is about 60p!
    Yes I'm bugslet, I lost my original log in details and old e-mail address.
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 25th Jun 19, 11:11 AM
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    Hello Bugslett,

    I get all of my cut price theatre tickets and free theatre, event and cinema preview tickets from an organisation that I have been a member of for a number of years. Members are not allowed to advertise the organisation as membership is closed.

    I am a member of both The Old Vic and The Young Vic and by being a member, I get email alerts for cut price tickets. I have taken advantage of these tickets in the past which have been really good prices for shows I had wanted to see.

    I watched so many people walk past that 10 before I got near enough to pick it up. Even my son who was walking out of Euston station by my side had not noticed it. I have realised that this year I am lucky if I find the odd 1p or 2p. I am not sure if people are retrieving money that they drop or are just being far more careful and not dropping even small coins but roadkill is hard to find this year so far.
    • bugslett
    • By bugslett 26th Jun 19, 8:02 AM
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    bugslett
    Thanks sugarbaby.

    I think it is that people carry less cash generally. I was speaking with a charity collector and they said they get less because so many people use contactless all the time.
    Yes I'm bugslet, I lost my original log in details and old e-mail address.
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 1st Jul 19, 7:22 AM
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    Thanks sugarbaby.

    I think it is that people carry less cash generally. I was speaking with a charity collector and they said they get less because so many people use contactless all the time.
    Originally posted by bugslett
    That is a real shame about charity collections. I deal mostly in cash as I find it easy to keep track of my spending. Of course I do a lot of shopping online with eBay and not only does it mean I get the items I want at bargain prices, I get cashback through my Quidco account and points through my Nectar card on each eBay purchase.
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 1st Jul 19, 7:46 AM
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    Free Metro and Evening Standard newspapers (25th June) 1.20

    3 hopper bus journeys 2.25 (26th June)

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 19.23 this week (27th June)

    Free Evening Standard newspaper (27th June) 60p

    BNWT Kaleidoscope Cream lace embellished sleeveless evening top from eBay for my offer price of 8.99 compared to the Buy It Now price of 13.99 I saved myself 5 (27th June)

    Free Metro newspaper 60p (28th June)

    4 hopper bus journeys 3 (28th June)

    1 Large Chocolate and Vanilla Muffin, 1 Large Danish Pastry, 3 small cakes free from my Poetry group for which I will claim 3.50 (28th June)

    Quidco Cashback 2.12 (29th June)

    My older daughter gave me 4 towards the 10 cash tip that I gave our waitress in Pizza Express (29th June)

    I was able to use my Tesco Clubcard Pizza Express vouchers to pay for the food in Pizza Express for the celebration meal so I saved myself 137.75 (29th June)

    1 hopper bus journey 75p (29th June)

    Current Total = 5682.81
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 10th Jul 19, 9:42 AM
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    2 X The Best Cottage Pies from Morrisons reduced from 3.50 each to 2.10 each which saved me 2.80 (1st July)

    I bought 4 cinema tickets with my Odeon Limitless card in June which would have cost me 42 minus my monthly subscription of 19.99 I saved myself 22.01 (1st July)

    I bought myself 2 paperbacks 7.99 & 8.99 and 1 hardback 20 from Poundland which saved me 33.98 (1st July)

    1 hopper bus journey 75p (2nd July)

    Free Evening Standard newspaper (2nd July) 60p

    Free Metro newspaper (3rd July) 60p

    Free Evening Standard newspaper (4th July) 60p

    I bought a New in the box Clarks Gold Leather Sandals from eBay for 25 including P & P costs which are currently being sold on Clarks website for 55 so I saved myself 30 (4th July)

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 8.63 (4th July)

    BNWT Raspberry Red Patent Leather Lotus Bag from eBay for 4.79 including P & P costs which saved me 45.21 compared to the tagged price (4th July)

    I bought 4 X sweet & crunchy bags of salad on 2 for 1 offer which saved me 80p from Morrison's (9th July)

    Free Evening Standard newspaper (9th July) 60p

    4 X Epsom Salts from Poundland for 4 compared to my local chemist for 1.99 each I saved myself 3.96 (9th July)

    1 hopper bus journey 75p (9th July)

    Current Total = 5834.10
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 18th Jul 19, 9:35 AM
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    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 39.53 this week (11th July)

    Poundland Bargains: (15th July)

    5 McVities Penquin cake bars reduced to 50p which saved me 50p

    2 X Cadbury's creme egg twisted 94g reduced to 50p each which saved me 1

    Hardback book for myself 18.99 which saved me 17.99

    Free Metro newspaper 60p (15th July)

    1 hopper bus journey 75p (14th July)

    Poundland Bargains: (17th July)

    3 Hardback books for myself 14.99, 12.99 & 12.99 which saved me 37.97

    4 hopper bus journeys (17th July) 3

    Free cup of tea at the Odeon cinema worth 1.90 (17th July)

    Free Metro newspaper (17th July) 60p

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 14.05 this week (18th July)

    I bought myself a new pair of Van Dal gold leather peep toe sling backs from eBay for 13.40 including P & P costs compared to the selling price of 69.99 I saved myself 56.59 (17th July)

    Current Total = 6008.58
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 31st Jul 19, 8:24 AM
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    Poundland Bargains: (20th July)

    1 hardback book 14.99 and 1 paperback book for myself 7.99 which saved me 21.98

    Poundland Bargains:
    (22nd July)

    3 hardback books for myself 1 at 14.99 and 2 at 12.99 which saved me 17.97

    Lidl Bargains: (20th July)

    75 Metres of cling film for 1.19 compared to Tesco own brand at 2.50 I saved myself 1.31

    2 X 30 Metres of strong kitchen foil at 1.99 each compared to Tesco own brand at 3.40 each saved me 2.82

    White seedless grapes 500g 1.19 compared to Tesco for 2 I saved myself 81p

    I bought a BNWT Kaliedoscope black and white evening skirt from eBay for 9.64 including P & P costs compared to the tagged price of 69 I saved myself 59.36 (20th July)

    3 hopper bus journeys 2.25 (22nd July)

    Poundland Bargains: (24th July)

    4 X Treat 80g bags of Minstrels reduced to 50p each which saved me 2

    Free Metro newspaper (24th July) 60p

    1 hopper bus journey (24th July) 75p

    I bought Advance Virgin Train tickets for my upcoming journey to and from Birmingham for 19 which saved me 17 (25th July)

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 11.85 this week (25th July)

    Free Metro newspapers 25th & 26th July 1.20

    Poundland Bargains: (26th July)

    10 X Treat 80g bags of Minstrels reduced to 50p each which saved me 5

    4 hopper bus journeys (26th July) 3

    1 hopper bus journey (27th July) 75p

    Free Metro newspaper (30th July) 60p

    I found 20p roadkill in Streatham at the bus stop (30th July)

    I watched 6 films in July with my Odeon Limitless card which would have cost me 88.50 at various ticket prices at local and West End Odeons minus my monthly subscription of 19.99 I saved myself 68.51

    Lidl Bargains: (30th July)

    75 Metres of cling film for 1.19 compared to Tesco own brand at 2.50 I saved myself 1.31

    White seedless grapes 500g 1.19 compared to Tesco for 2 I saved myself 81p

    6 X 25g bag of Roast Chicken crisps 65p compared to Tesco own brand for 77p which saved me 12p

    3 X mixed peppers 91p compared to Tesco for 1.29 which saved me 38p

    Hand finished Lemon Drizzle cake 1.79 compared to Tesco Finest lemon drizzle cake which saved me 96p

    200 Cien cotton buds 29p compare to Johnsons cotton buds from Poundland which saved me 71p

    I bought myself a BNWT Kaleiscope midi cocktail dress from eBay for 12 including P & P costs compared to the tagged price of 109.99 I saved myself 97.99 (30th July)

    Current Total = 6328.82
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 5th Aug 19, 11:30 AM
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    Poundland Closing Down Sale Bargains: 31st July

    4 pack of Nestle Toffee Crisp 25p saved me 75p

    2 birthday cards from the 2 for 1 range 50p saved me 50p

    1 Large birthday card 25p saved me 75p

    2 Hardback books 12.99 & 16.99 and 1 paperback book 7.99 75p for all 3 saved me 37.22

    2 Large luxe birthday cards 50p saved me 1.50

    2 Large Christmas gift boxes 50p saved me 1.50

    2 Extra large Christmas gift bags 50p saved me 1.50

    7 X 71g Treat bags of Revels 84p saved me 6.16

    1 80g Treat bag of Minstrels 12p saved me 88p

    2 X After Eight bites pouches 50p saved me 1.50

    1 hopper bus journey 75p (31st July)

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 29.04 this week 1st Aug)

    Poundland Bargains:
    (1st Aug)

    6 x Neutradol Gel 6 compared to Tesco 1.75 each I saved myself 4.50

    3 X Fairy washing up liquid 520ml 3 compared to Tesco 1.50 each I saved myself 1.50

    Free Metro newspaper (2nd Aug) 60p

    Poundland Bargains: (3rd Aug)

    5pk Cadbury's caramel cake bars reduced to 50p saved me 50p

    2 X 8 pack of Rocky caramel bars reduced to 50p each saved me 1

    6 X Epsom Salts 6 compared to my local chemist at 1.99 each I saved myself 5.94

    Boots Online Order Bargains: (3rd Aug)

    3 X Equazen Citrus liquid on 3 for 2 offer saved me 15.88

    6 X Bassets Adult Multivitamins on 3 for 2 offer saved me 14.57

    5 X Dove Essential Nourishing Lotion 400ml on half price offer saved me 18.29

    I also saved a further 10 off this order with a voucher as I had spent over 60

    1 hopper bus journey (3rd Aug) 75p

    Current Total = 6484.40
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 16th Aug 19, 2:04 PM
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    Free Evening Standard newspaper (6th Aug) 60p

    Fresh noodles from Morrison's reduced to 75p which saved me 75p (6th Aug)

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers & price reductions saved me 12.49 this week (8th Aug)

    2 hopper bus journeys (8th Aug) 1.50

    2 hopper bus journeys (9th Aug) 1.50

    Free Metro newspapers (8th Aug & 9th Aug) 1.20

    Wayne bought me 3 bottles of water 6 and he gave me another 5 in the pub (10th Aug)

    A man bought me a bottle of water in the wine bar 2 (11th Aug)

    1 hopper bus journey (11th Aug) 75p

    3 hopper bus journeys (12th Aug) 2.25

    Free Metro newspaper (12th Aug) 60p

    Poundland Bargains:
    (13th Aug)

    3 Hardback books for myself: 2 X 12.99 & 14.99 and 1 paperback book for myself 7.99 I saved myself 44.96

    2 X Elizabeth Shaw Mint Cremes reduced to 50p each which saved me 1

    1 X 71g Treat bag of Minstrels reduced to 50p which saved me 50p

    6 X 25g Sensations multipack from Sainsbury's on offer for 1.25 which saved me 75p (13th Aug)

    Delay Repay refund from Virgin Trains (13th Aug) 10.50

    Poundland Bargains: (14th Aug)

    2 X Elizabeth Shaw Mint Cremes reduced to 50p each which saved me 1

    4 X 71g Treat bag of Minstrels reduced to 50p which saved me 2

    4 X Epsom Salts for 4 which saved me 3.96 compared to buying them from my local chemist

    4 X Shorties biscuits 300g from Poundland for 2 compared to Tesco own brand for 72p each I saved myself 88p

    4 hopper bus journeys (14th Aug) 3

    3 X Jerk Chicken with rice & peas ready meal from Morrison's on offer for 3 each, normal price 3.99 each which saved me 2.97 (14th Aug)

    Free Metro newspaper (14th Aug) 60p

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers & price reductions saved me 13.10 this week (15th Aug)

    I found 5p roadkill at the bus stop (14th Aug)

    Current Total = 6604.31
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 26th Aug 19, 7:22 PM
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    3 hopper bus journeys (17th Aug) 2.25

    1 hopper bus journey (18th Aug) 75p

    I saved 2 on a Co-Op sandwich meal deal (20th Aug)

    I saved 3 on 4 cooked chicken legs from Morrison's hot deli counter where they were reduced from 5 to 2 (20th Aug)

    Free Evening Standard and Metro newspapers (20th Aug) 1.20

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers and price reductions saved me 13.61 this week (22nd Aug)

    1 hopper bus journey (22nd Aug) 75p

    Free Evening Standard and Metro newspapers (22nd & 23rd Aug) 1.20

    1 hopper bus journey (23rd Aug) 75p

    Free Adult ticket for Clapham Picturhouse worth 14.50 to watch the film Inna De Yard (25th Aug)

    Current Total = 6644.32
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 31st Aug 19, 9:16 PM
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    Lidl Bargains: (27th Aug)

    4 X Cien 750ml Herbal Muscle Bath Foam 55p each = 2.20 compared to 6 X Radox Muscle Soak Herbal Bath 500ml from Poundland 6 saved me 3.80

    4 X Cien antibacterial hand wash 500ml 59p each = 2,36 compared to a similar product from Poundland, I saved myself 1.64

    1 Hand finished Lemon Drizzle cake 1.79 compared to Tesco Finest Lemon Drizzle cake 2.75 so I saved myself 96p

    3 X Cien Men's shower gel 300ml 49p each = 1.47 compared to 3 X Lynx shower gel 250ml from Poundland for 3 I saved myself 1.53

    3 X Snacktastic multipack of 6 crisps 65p each = 1.95 compared to Tesco own brand 77p each I saved 36p

    2 X 100g MIlk chocolate and hazelnut 59p each = 1.18 compared to Cadbury's bars from Poundland I saved 82p

    1 packet of Tower Gate custard creams 400g compared to Tesco own brand 44p I saved 16p

    500g White seedless grapes 1.24 compared to Tesco own brand 2 I saved 76p

    I have a new 18 month contract with Talk Talk for my landline phone, my faster fibre broadband and TV package which is 12.50 a month cheaper, so for August I have saved 12.50 (26th Aug)

    Free Metro newspaper 60p (28th Aug)

    1 hopper bus journey 75p (27th Aug)

    6 X Dove Intensive Nourishing Body Lotion 400ml from Savers 1.99 each compared to Tesco for 6 each I saved myself 24.06 (28th Aug)

    3 X hopper bus journeys 2.25 (28th Aug)

    Free cup of tea at Odeon Streatham worth 1.90 (28th Aug)

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping special offers & price reductions saved me 18.24 this week (29th Aug)

    4p Roadkill on my Estate where I live (30th Aug)

    My local shoe mender gave me a 95p reduction on my watch battery (30th Aug)

    8 hopper bus journeys 6 (30th Aug)

    I watched 11 films this month using my Odeon Limitless card which would have cost me 143.50 in ticket prices minus my Limitless monthly subscription of 19.99 I saved myself 123.51 in August

    Current Total = 6845.15
    • Turkishdreamer
    • By Turkishdreamer 1st Sep 19, 1:25 PM
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    I have today come back to the forums after a break of a couple of years. How times have changed, although not the negativity surrounding many posts, unfortunately.
    I have loved reading about your savings sugarbaby125 and will continue to follow this thread.
    I am a very savvy shopper, always on the hunt for bargains and scanning online sales, but have never thought to record my savings. I will keep a note of my savings and may well post some at some stage
    MSE Addiction, should come with a health warning
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 2nd Sep 19, 1:42 PM
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    I have today come back to the forums after a break of a couple of years. How times have changed, although not the negativity surrounding many posts, unfortunately.
    I have loved reading about your savings sugarbaby125 and will continue to follow this thread.
    I am a very savvy shopper, always on the hunt for bargains and scanning online sales, but have never thought to record my savings. I will keep a note of my savings and may well post some at some stage
    Originally posted by Turkishdreamer
    Hello Turkish Dreamer

    I am glad to hear that you found my spending diary worth reading. I keep it written down, so that it encourages and inspires me to keep to my own money saving ways of spending my money rather than make impulse buys or think that a higher price may be more convenient than trying to find a cheaper price for the items I want to buy and the brands that I prefer to buy, especially for clothes and shoes.
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 6th Sep 19, 12:28 PM
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    Savers Bargains: (30th Aug)

    4 X 4 Dove bars of soaps at 1.69 each = 6.76 compared to Poundland where I would have paid 8 I saved 1.24

    4 Morrisons The Best sultana scones on offer for 1 I saved 50p (30th Aug)

    Free Metro newspaper (30th Aug) 60p

    3 hopper bus journeys (31st Aug) 2.25

    Poundland Bargains: (1st Sept)

    6 X Epsom Salts 6 compared to buying them from my local chemist for 1.99 each I saved 5.94

    6 X Neutradol Gel 6 compared to Tesco for 1.75 each I saved 4.50

    2 hopper bus journeys (1st Sept) 1.50

    Lift home from my friend A from the pub saved me the bus fare (1st Sept) 75p

    I had a free ticket to see The Feeling at The Other Palace Theatre that saved me 18 (2nd Sept)

    eBay Bargains: (2nd Sept)

    3 Men's M & S stretch cotton hipster briefs in Black for 8 including P & P compared to the tagged price of 18 I save 10

    1 Men's Adidas Climalite Red Top size L 11.74 including P & P compared tot he tagged price of 20 I saved 8.26

    2 X Men's Adidas Core Red & Navy Tops size S 25.56 total including P & P compared to the tagged price of 20 each I saved 14.44

    Free Evening Standard newspaper (2nd Sept) 60p

    Free Evening Standard and Metro newspapers (3rd Sept) 1.20

    3 hopper bus journeys (3rd Sept) 2.25

    2 hopper bus journeys (4th Sept) 1.50

    Free cup of tea at Odeon Streatham (4th Sept) worth 1.90

    Free Metro newspaper (4th Sept) 60p

    Current Total = 6921.18
    • sugarbaby125
    • By sugarbaby125 9th Sep 19, 4:02 PM
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    Lidl Bargains: (4th Sept)

    2 X Cien 750ml Herbal Muscle Bath Foam 55p each = 1.10 compared to 3 X Radox Muscle Soak Herbal Bath 500ml from Poundland 3 saved me 1.90

    3 X Cien antibacterial hand wash 500ml 59p each = 1.77 compared to a similar product from Poundland, I saved myself 1.23

    2 X Snacktastic multipack of 6 crisps 65p each = 1.35 compared to Tesco own brand 77p each I saved 19p

    2 X 100g MIlk chocolate and hazelnut 59p each = 1.18 compared to Cadbury's bars from Poundland I saved 82p

    1 100g bar of dark chocolate 39p compared to Galaxy Dark from Poundland I saved 61p

    2 packets of Tower Gate custard creams 400g 56p compared to Tesco own brand at 44p each I saved 32p

    500g White seedless grapes 1.24 compared to Tesco own brand 2 I saved 76p

    My Weekly Online Grocery Shopping saved me 16.89 this week (5th Sept)

    I bought myself a book from Poundland and saved myself 11.99 (5th Sept)

    3 hopper bus journeys (5th Sept) 2.25

    I got a free ticket to watch Teechers at The Churchill Theatre in Bromley and saved myself 12 (5th Sept)

    eBay Bargains: (5th Sept)

    2 Black M & S padded and underwired bras for 8.78 including P & P compared to M & S website I saved myself 27.22

    1 M & S Embroidered Black Lace bra for 6.99 including P & P compare to M & S website I saved 11.01

    YSL Mascara 5.99 including P & P compared to Boots website I saved myself 20.01

    Pack of 5 M & S Pink High Leg Briefs for 6.97 including P & P compared to the tagged price of 12 I saved 5.03

    JD Sports Bargains: (6th Sept)

    McKenzie essential fleece shorts size S reduced from 25 to 5 saving me 20

    McKenzie Wade Swim Shorts size S reduced from 25 to 5 saving me 20

    Nike Academy colour block track top reduced from 35 to 15 saving me 20

    Adidas Originals Atric Baseball Cap reduced from 25 to 12 saving me 13

    Kappa Balmino Red T-Shirt reduced from 32 to 10 saving me 20

    Speedo Solid Leisure Shorts in Navy reduced from 15 to 5 saving me 10

    Free Evening Standard newspaper (7th Sept) 60p

    Quidco Cashback (7th Sept) 1.20

    2 hopper bus journeys (7th Sept) 1.50

    My Snapfish order for 392 photos using a 50% off code saved me 19.60 (9th Sept)

    Current Total = 7159.31
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