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    • Tixy
    • By Tixy 6th Jul 09, 1:02 PM
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    • #2
    • 6th Jul 09, 1:02 PM
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    • 6th Jul 09, 1:02 PM
    Congratulations MP

    Thats a great amount to have cleared. In a way its good that you managed without telling anyone but how disappointing that nobody can give you a big well done.

    Is there anything you've been wanting to treat yourself to that you can now afford?- as way to celebrate for yourself.
    A smile enriches those who receive without making poorer those who give

    or "It costs nowt to be nice"
    • Jazzie99
    • By Jazzie99 6th Jul 09, 1:09 PM
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    • #3
    • 6th Jul 09, 1:09 PM
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    • 6th Jul 09, 1:09 PM
    Congratulations !!!

    I'm new to this debt busting (as you can see from my signature) and I'm so addicted!! Cant wait until I can log in and and start my own thread with the same title as yours. Really well done !!!
    Friend Debt: 5,000/3,850
    2013 Start Mortgage: 306,585/306,585
    Overpayments: 0
    ISA Saver:
  • DevonGirl
    • #4
    • 6th Jul 09, 1:18 PM
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    • 6th Jul 09, 1:18 PM
    I'll celebrate with you...... WELL DONE!!!!!

    LBM - March 2009, DMP Start - April 2009
    DMP Mutual Support Thread Member 297

    (Don't forget to click on 'Thanks'! Thanks!)
  • cirrusmp
    • #5
    • 6th Jul 09, 1:24 PM
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    Last edited by cirrusmp; 06-09-2011 at 4:36 PM. Reason: Closing Account
  • Odette
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    • 6th Jul 09, 1:33 PM
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    • 6th Jul 09, 1:33 PM
    Aim - BUYING A HOUSE by November 2013!
    Saved = 100% on 03/07/12
    • moneymakestheworldgoround
    • By moneymakestheworldgoround 6th Jul 09, 1:58 PM
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    • #7
    • 6th Jul 09, 1:58 PM
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    • 6th Jul 09, 1:58 PM
    Absolutely well done !!

    Love it when I get to read posts like yours.

    Hopefully, someone who is feeling overwhelmed, or with lack of motivation, will read your message and gain new hope from it.

    Do you have any tips? Did you increase income, decrease spending, or just get focused again?
    ** 2019 challenges **

    Sealed Pot Challenge No 15 5.94/700
    52 week challenge 10/1378
    Debtbusting 10% challenge 308.64/2012.64
    Emergency fund challenge 0/2000
  • cirrusmp
    • #8
    • 6th Jul 09, 2:35 PM
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    Last edited by cirrusmp; 06-09-2011 at 4:41 PM. Reason: Closing Account
    • too_much_debt
    • By too_much_debt 6th Jul 09, 3:27 PM
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    • #9
    • 6th Jul 09, 3:27 PM
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    • 6th Jul 09, 3:27 PM


    Must be a great feeling to ring up and close down the accounts.

    Sealed Pot Challenge #64
    • keza
    • By keza 6th Jul 09, 3:32 PM
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    congrats! well done!
    Current Mortgage balance - 395,999.
    CC to clear (Patio) - 5,095
    • LeeSouthEast
    • By LeeSouthEast 6th Jul 09, 3:51 PM
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    well done!
    Starting Debt: ~20,000 01/01/2009. DFD: 20/11/2009
    Do something amazing. GIVE BLOOD.
  • nikki28
    well done !!
    • tealady
    • By tealady 7th Jul 09, 4:35 AM
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    Well done you. We are all celebrating with you so you are not alone. Hope you have a wonderful time on holiday and don't forget to read this site for moneysaving hints before you go!
    Proud to be an MSE nerd
    Judge people by their achievements, not by their mistakes
    • chevalier
    • By chevalier 7th Jul 09, 4:45 AM
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    I think you need one of these

    one of these

    some of this and a big pat on the back, but i couldn't find a smiley for that!

    enjoy your money, but don't forget the rainy day saving as well
    I want a job that is less than an hour driving away from my house! Are you listening universe?
    • catchooky
    • By catchooky 7th Jul 09, 5:32 AM
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    WOW well done. You're really lucky to have something like your degree to allow you to do an extra job. I'm doing two SAGE courses which, if it won't allow me to get a full-time job, I'm hoping to do the same and put an ad in the paper.
    One little thing - I would probably chuck some money at the HFC loan as I had one of those for a laptop and that's what I did. I felt like the interest was huge, but obviously it's a huge amount you've paid off, and as you say the feeling of having your wage to yourself must be amazing, so again I just wanted to say WELL DONE!!!!!
    NSD November 1/20
    Make 10 a day in November 34.57/450
  • Nania
    Congratulations! I am so happy hearing that
    I need money to buy myself a new dress just like Michelle Obama's and have a new boyfriend!
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 7th Jul 09, 9:15 AM
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    Good for you
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
  • cirrusmp
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    Last edited by cirrusmp; 06-09-2011 at 4:43 PM. Reason: Closing Account
  • matt-c
    congrats, im trying to do the same now, cant wait to get everything cleared
    Barclaycard @ March - 1927.28 July - 0.00
    Capital One @ March -3564.74 July 2499.00
    Loan - 10,000 ish?
    • Lilith1980
    • By Lilith1980 7th Jul 09, 10:41 AM
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    Well done

    I can't wait to come on here and say I am debt free one day. I have just under 20k worth of debt at the moment but chipping away at it slowly!

    Hope you get to go on your holiday!
    My debt-free diary
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