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    • Aesop
    • By Aesop 30th Mar 18, 1:22 AM
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    Aesop
    *Make upto 10 a day April 2018*
    • #1
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:22 AM
    *Make upto 10 a day April 2018* 30th Mar 18 at 1:22 AM
    Hello and welcome everybody

    This is the 128th month of this challenge, which was first started by Batgirl, in September 2007. A link here to the original thread as I am sure some of you are interested to read where it all began.

    Thanks to Batgirl for starting it, lynnejk and ALL posters, for helping us to keep the thread going. Thanks to previous challengers who used to run this thread too, Rawdinosaur, Emmaglet, Nat21luv, Monkeynut, Sweetpeas, Purpleroses, JesaRose, MizMir.

    I have decided to rename this challenge as reading posts, it seems to put people off thinking they HAVE TO make 10 a day.

    You don't.


    The original purpose of this challenge was to help people to try and make an extra 10 a day on top of their normal income to help things along. Ie paying off debt, making savings, paying for holidays, overpaying mortgages etc.

    That is exactly what this challenge is about, attempting to make extra income on top of your normal income to help you wherever you need it.

    People start the challenge by setting a goal of 1 a day. Then when they find they are smashing this regularly, they up it to 5 a day. Some of us gluttons for punishment go for 10 a day. It really is entirely upto you. We only ask you to post what your goal is to help you keep motivated. Some days you make more and some days you make less, but aim for extra at the end of the month.

    The idea is that everyone posts how they are making extra money and these shared ideas help all of us to learn new ways to help cut debt or earn/save money.

    What cannot be added:
    Wages from your main job

    What can be added:
    Overtime
    Income from a second job
    Daily clicks
    Interest
    Vouchers
    Mystery shopping
    And much, much more.

    This board moves pretty quickly, so be sure to subscribe and read it regularly.

    Link to previous thread.

    So who wants to kick 2018 into a financially working for you year?

    Join this challenge and let's make those bank accounts fat, mortgages paid off, holidays paid off, savings account grow fatter, debts paid off and much much more!!!
    Make 10 a day March 2018 40.38

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    • Aesop
    • By Aesop 30th Mar 18, 1:24 AM
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    • #2
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:24 AM
    Start list for newbies
    • #2
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:24 AM
    A must for all newbies if you are not already doing any of these:

    1. Apply to PineconeResearch here. They pay a guaranteed 3 per survey. You are never screened out, they don't send out lots, but when you get one, you know you will be paid within a few days.

    http://mysurvey123.com/pinecone-research/

    2. Apply to Shop and Scan - this is not the same as Nielsen Home Shopping Scanner. Shop and Scan is a hand held scanner, that you scan the barcodes of your shopping, you are paid 1100 points weekly for scanning, nothing if you are on holiday. You can cash out for various vouchers at 10000 points. Not much work for a good reward. They also send emails with questionnaires that are worth extra points.

    https://www.volunteer4panels.com/

    3. Quidco and topcashback toolbar notifiers - a must have for those who forget to check for cashback when browsing online before buying.

    http://www.quidco.com/cashback-reminder

    http://www.topcashback.co.uk/cashback-notifier

    4. Printable coupon thread

    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?p=74104337#post74104337

    5. Referral board

    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/forumdisplay.php?f=42

    6. Freebies, no spends required

    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/forumdisplay.php?f=37

    7. Ebay, Carboot and Jumble Sales Board

    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/forumdisplay.php?f=40

    Links to useful money making sites for codes/points/assistance.

    Prolific Academic New Survey Alerts

    Instagc Codes and chat

    Swagbucks codes only thread

    Swagbucks chat thread
    Last edited by Aesop; 02-04-2018 at 5:30 PM.
    Make 10 a day March 2018 40.38

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    • Aesop
    • By Aesop 30th Mar 18, 1:25 AM
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    • #3
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:25 AM
    Phone Apps
    • #3
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:25 AM
    Phone apps, some are only available on android and some only on iOS. Some on both.

    Android

    Lucky Leftovers - uses unused texts on your phone to enter competitions, you get paid 1p per text sent

    Shopprize - upload your receipts

    Android and iOS

    vypr - no referral links
    You complete something called steers which is like very short survey questions about food and other items.

    Earning VYPR points.

    VYPR points are awarded in the following ways:

    When you sign up to VYPR, by downloading the app: 2000 VYPR points.

    For every Steer you complete in a grocery store (perhaps while you are shopping): 100 VYPR points.

    For every Steer you complete elsewhere (e.g. at home): 20 - 50 VYPR points.

    Redeeming your VYPR points.

    When you reach 10,000 VYPR points, you can easily redeem these points for 5, paid via PayPal, or you can also donate a proportion of your VYPR points to charity.

    http://www.vypr.it/#opinions-rewarded - download from here both iOS and android

    Shopmium

    Buy selected items from the shopping app and get your money back or discount back.

    Shariann has posted more information about it here

    Shoppix

    Another app for uploading your receipts to earn amazon or iTunes.

    More info can be found here


    Jobspotter

    https://jobspotter.indeed.com/

    Earn money for photographing job wanted signs and also for verifying others photos and submissions.
    Make 10 a day March 2018 40.38

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    • Aesop
    • By Aesop 30th Mar 18, 1:27 AM
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    Aesop
    • #4
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:27 AM
    Product Testing Sites
    • #4
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:27 AM
    Phillips
    https://www.philips.co.uk/myphilips/login.html#tab=sign-up

    SuperSavvyme - https://circle.supersavvyme.co.uk/uk/

    BzzAgent - product testing
    https://www.bzzagent.co.uk/signup/NewAgentSignup.do

    Argos Tester Community - currently closed but worth checking link regularly
    http://www.argos.co.uk/static/ArgosPromo3/includeName/argos-testers.htm

    Trnd - another product testing site, they have had revamp.
    https://www.trnd.com/uk/

    Senses Club testing

    https://www.senses-club.com/en/accueil

    Alba Science Testing
    https://www.albavolunteers.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=397&I temid=260

    Argos toy tester

    http://blog.toysrus.co.uk/apply-to-join-the-programme/

    Review Directory

    http://review.directory/index-reviewer.html

    Tesco Home Panels
    https://tescohomepanels.com/6nr/login.aspx?p=site1&lang=5

    Clicks Research

    http://www.clicksresearch.com/Home.aspx

    Boots Panel

    https://www.bootsvolunteers.com/home
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    • Aesop
    • By Aesop 30th Mar 18, 1:28 AM
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    Aesop
    • #5
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:28 AM
    #1 Postal Surveys
    • #5
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:28 AM
    #1 Postal Surveys

    For free stamps or free gift cards,apply to one of these postal survey companies and see if you can get onto the panel.

    Unex

    https://www.ipsos-unex.de/whati.asp

    sending prepostage paid boxes to and receiving boxes from abroad. Slow earner but steady.

    TNS Postal Survey

    https://rmselfrecruit.research-int.com/Questionnaire/qstIntroductionPrivate.aspx

    It involves receiving and sending letters. With TNS sometimes you have to send parcels and pay but they reimburse you with love2shop vouchers for this.

    Worth signing up if you can for the free stamps.

    Quotas - World wide Mail Panel

    https://www.world-mail-panel.com/portal?lg=en&action=show.registration

    Life of Mail

    https://postalsurveys.tnsglobal.com/

    You take a photo of letters received and upload to the website. Then advise what actions you have taken with it and who mail was for. Cash out for giftcards.

    Record the mail you receive daily and what you do with it. Cash out for giftcards.
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    • Aesop
    • By Aesop 30th Mar 18, 1:30 AM
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    Aesop
    • #6
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:30 AM
    Challengers
    • #6
    • 30th Mar 18, 1:30 AM
    List of challengers is on post 16
    Last edited by Aesop; 01-04-2018 at 7:03 PM.
    Make 10 a day March 2018 40.38

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    • carbootcrazy
    • By carbootcrazy 30th Mar 18, 4:25 AM
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    carbootcrazy
    • #7
    • 30th Mar 18, 4:25 AM
    • #7
    • 30th Mar 18, 4:25 AM
    Thanks for the new thread, Aesop


    Please put me down for the usual 10, Aesop and Lynne.


    I hope I'll do better in April than I did in March
    Make 10 A Day Challenge 2018: Jan-Mar: 475.38+. Apr: 269.95


    Original Debt: 56804 (@ LBM 02/13). Now: 10005
    . Getting there.
    • Nicki_Sue
    • By Nicki_Sue 30th Mar 18, 6:11 AM
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    Nicki_Sue
    • #8
    • 30th Mar 18, 6:11 AM
    • #8
    • 30th Mar 18, 6:11 AM
    You were up late/early!
    Thanks Aesop - 10 a day for me, please. I want/need a flush month this month if I'm going to meet my save/pay off targets x
    10 YEARS ON MSE!
    2018 - The Year of The Savings
    APRIL 10 A DAY: 50.30/300
    • QueenJess
    • By QueenJess 30th Mar 18, 7:16 AM
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    QueenJess
    • #9
    • 30th Mar 18, 7:16 AM
    • #9
    • 30th Mar 18, 7:16 AM
    Put me down for 500 this month and I'll see how it goes. If it all gets too much, I'll reduce it, but I need a big target at the start to motivate myself!
    Make up to 10 a day challenge: April 293.41/50 (Mar 754.90, Feb 519.52, Jan 608.10
    , 2017 Jul - Nov: 2,689.44)
    • sunshine81
    • By sunshine81 30th Mar 18, 7:41 AM
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    sunshine81
    Thank you I am going to really push to complete this this month - I will aim for 10 a day on average x
    • Milly-Ann-Molly
    • By Milly-Ann-Molly 30th Mar 18, 9:03 AM
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    Milly-Ann-Molly
    Hi, this month I will aim for 30 a day please. I am waiting for some PPI and late wages, so hopefully it will be higher... but we will see...
    Good luck everyone x

    Make /day: April 662.18 / 900
    Quidco 2,173.11 NSD April: 10
    SPC 2018#037 frugal 2018 #41
    Pay off CC 2018 #28 (90.7% paid cc#1 / 100% paid cc#2) 2018 Road Kill 0.11
    Nectar 35.14 Tesco 10.50 Boots 10.18 Morrisons 5
    • Rosie
    • By Rosie 30th Mar 18, 9:20 AM
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    Rosie
    Thanks Aesop for the new thread. Please can you put me down for my usual 10.
    Oct 10 a day 367.34/310
    Nov 10 a day 375.80/300
    Dec 10 a day 330.00/310
    Jan 10 a day 337 99/310
    Feb 10 a day 281.80/280
    Mar 10 a day 219.30/310
    • FrankieM
    • By FrankieM 30th Mar 18, 12:21 PM
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    FrankieM
    Hi

    I see this every month and want to join but don't so this month I'd like to bite the bullet.

    Could you please put me down for 20 a day.

    I've had a payrise recently and wondered if that can be added to the pot?

    Thanks
    Pay off Debt by Christmas 2018 #59
    13,406.26/ 10,197.49
    Frugal Living Challenge 2018
    • shariann
    • By shariann 30th Mar 18, 1:34 PM
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    shariann
    Hi

    I see this every month and want to join but don't so this month I'd like to bite the bullet.

    Could you please put me down for 20 a day.

    I've had a payrise recently and wondered if that can be added to the pot?

    Thanks
    Originally posted by FrankieM
    When I got a pay rise I added the extra for the first month
    10 a day April - 229.08/300
    2014 110.92 2015 3732.30 2016 1633.66 2017 2991.70
    2018 Jan 604.94 Feb 264.01 March 360.26
    • shariann
    • By shariann 30th Mar 18, 1:35 PM
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    shariann
    Thanks for the new thread. 10 again for me please
    10 a day April - 229.08/300
    2014 110.92 2015 3732.30 2016 1633.66 2017 2991.70
    2018 Jan 604.94 Feb 264.01 March 360.26
    • lynnejk
    • By lynnejk 30th Mar 18, 7:41 PM
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    lynnejk
    List of Challengers
    List of Challengers for April

    1......Aesop............................10.00
    2......lynnejk..........................10.00
    3......carbootcrazy...................10.00
    4......Nicki_Sue.......................10.00
    5......QueenJess......................50.00
    6......sunshine81.....................10.00
    7......Milly-Ann-Molly................30.00
    8......Rosie..............................10.00
    9......FrankieM.........................20.00
    10....shariann.........................10.00
    11....swimminginaseaofdebt.......3.00
    12....cufc_mike.......................1000 (month)
    13....Whatshername.................1.00
    14....jools1985........................3.00
    15....bloomfelt.......................10.00
    16....ziggy2407........................5.00
    17....daydreamsofaunicorn.......20.00
    18....shellyosborne..................10.00
    19....FatVonD.........................25.00
    20....Itisme.............................1.00
    21....Kantankrus Mare.............10.00
    22....A Random Man.................750 (month)
    23....henna123........................2.00
    24....truebluemummy..............10.00
    25....hummingbird...................10.00
    26....Hermia............................5.00
    27....Talia 1............................10.00
    28....rawdinosaur.....................10.00
    29....lemonverbena...................2.00


    Good luck everyone and hope you all have a brilliant money-making month
    Lx
    Last edited by lynnejk; 04-04-2018 at 10:25 PM.
    10day.2014=3213/2015=3421/2016=3238/2017=2702/2018=498..APR=12.03/300
    GrocC.2014=2162/2015=2083/2016=218/2017=1996/2018=450..APR=17.13/200
    Bulk buy.......APR=233.76
    GC.NSD..2015=216/2016=213/2017=229/2018=39..APR=03/15
    SPC130x61..2014=1178/2015=1287/2016=4616/2017=3843
    OS WL= -2/8 ......CC =00......Savings = 13,140
    • swimminginaseaofdebt
    • By swimminginaseaofdebt 30th Mar 18, 9:59 PM
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    swimminginaseaofdebt
    Evening everyone,

    Please put me down for 3 a day. Thanks!
    Pay all debt off by Christmas 2018 #150 - 895.62/2018
    SPC11 #564
    • cufc_mike
    • By cufc_mike 30th Mar 18, 11:23 PM
    • 567 Posts
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    cufc_mike
    Thanks for the new topic Aesop. I'll be aiming for 1,000 in April please
    Make 1,000 April Challenge: 1,117.70 / 1,000 -> My Matched Betting Blog
    Mortgage Overpayments: 2,867.06 | 1,544.33 Interest Saved
    Mortgage End Date: Was 01/06/2033 -> Now: 01/10/2031 (reduced by 20 months by PAD'ing)
    • Whatshername
    • By Whatshername 31st Mar 18, 1:50 AM
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    Whatshername
    Hi i!!!8217;d like to join at 1 a day again please x
    #034 Sealed Pot 2018 Challenge - Declare 01st Nov
    #064 Pay debts by Xmas 2018 Challenge - 181/ 5252
    #013 Make up to 10 a day challenge April - aiming 1 per day - 0/31
    #042 100 ways for 1% challenge - 3%
    April NSD - aim for 15 - 1/15
    • jools1985
    • By jools1985 31st Mar 18, 2:37 AM
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    jools1985
    I'd like to join in for 3 per day please.
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