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    • Karen777
    • By Karen777 31st Mar 15, 11:08 AM
    • 414Posts
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    Karen777
    Welcome to the Milestone Inn!
    • #1
    • 31st Mar 15, 11:08 AM
    Welcome to the Milestone Inn! 31st Mar 15 at 11:08 AM
    All welcome to Ye Olde Milestone Inn! The bar is open!



    Share your milestones here, and let's all raise a virtual (or real, your call, the landlady takes no responsibility for any resulting real life drunkenness) glass to each others success.

    To start us off *tings spoon on side of glass to quiet down rowdy DFW crowd of revellers* my debts have this month ducked under 10,000

    *downs pint of martini and puts glass on head, staggering slightly*




    If you haven!!!8217;t already, join the forum to reply!


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    Last edited by MSE Andrea; 19-07-2017 at 10:23 AM.
    Debt at highest - June 2013 - 26k/ March 2018 - 2500
    Proud to be dealing with my debts
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    • The_Analyst
    • By The_Analyst 13th Jul 17, 12:15 PM
    • 63 Posts
    • 86 Thanks
    The_Analyst
    July 2011 - Total Debts 47,359.19
    July 2012 - Total Debts 42,212.19 (-5,147)
    July 2013 - Total Debts 36,092.19 (-6,120)
    July 2014 - Total Debts 31,366.19 (-4,726)
    July 2015 - Total Debts 28,068.19 (-3,298)
    July 2016 - Total Debts 23,988.19 (-4,080)
    July 2017 - Total Debts 15,806.26 (-8,182)
    Jan 2019 - Total Debts 0
    Last edited by The_Analyst; 13-07-2017 at 12:23 PM.
    • submarine76
    • By submarine76 31st Jul 17, 12:39 PM
    • 104 Posts
    • 345 Thanks
    submarine76
    CC paid in full this morning, will have a beer later to celebrate. Not a bad start for a Monday!
    LBM 11 Nov 14 DFD 1 Feb 18 now 5 Sep 17
    CC 7,666.00 now 0 Car Loan 10,201.30 now 0
    Tesco Loan 2,806.58 now 0 Santander Loan 3,000.00 now 0
    Overdraft 1,000.00 now 0
    Total 25,013.98 - now 0
    Emergency Fund 1200.00 Savings 320.00 Mortgage 82,747.06
    • La escocesa
    • By La escocesa 4th Aug 17, 10:16 PM
    • 2,934 Posts
    • 18,576 Thanks
    La escocesa
    My loan is now under 19k.
    Originally posted by La escocesa
    My loan has come under 18k this month and I paid off the last 3.5k of my car loan!
    • submarine76
    • By submarine76 7th Aug 17, 7:34 AM
    • 104 Posts
    • 345 Thanks
    submarine76
    Car loan under 1k, I'm nearly there!
    LBM 11 Nov 14 DFD 1 Feb 18 now 5 Sep 17
    CC 7,666.00 now 0 Car Loan 10,201.30 now 0
    Tesco Loan 2,806.58 now 0 Santander Loan 3,000.00 now 0
    Overdraft 1,000.00 now 0
    Total 25,013.98 - now 0
    Emergency Fund 1200.00 Savings 320.00 Mortgage 82,747.06
    • lumpyspaceprincess
    • By lumpyspaceprincess 8th Aug 17, 12:42 PM
    • 127 Posts
    • 286 Thanks
    lumpyspaceprincess
    I made my last 'full' payment on my DMP last week, exciting! (The next will be a reduced amount to clear the final balance)
    25k paid off with Stepchange DMP Debt Free 01/09/17
    Saving for a house deposit by '19 Savs @ 200


    • submarine76
    • By submarine76 5th Sep 17, 7:24 AM
    • 104 Posts
    • 345 Thanks
    submarine76
    Today is my DFD. Last car payment is out, almost 3 years but I've done it. Feel more relieved than happy lol. Will have a coffee and reflect.... have a great day everyone.
    LBM 11 Nov 14 DFD 1 Feb 18 now 5 Sep 17
    CC 7,666.00 now 0 Car Loan 10,201.30 now 0
    Tesco Loan 2,806.58 now 0 Santander Loan 3,000.00 now 0
    Overdraft 1,000.00 now 0
    Total 25,013.98 - now 0
    Emergency Fund 1200.00 Savings 320.00 Mortgage 82,747.06
    • lumpyspaceprincess
    • By lumpyspaceprincess 8th Sep 17, 2:01 PM
    • 127 Posts
    • 286 Thanks
    lumpyspaceprincess
    1st October was my DFD - feels awesome doesn't it?!
    25k paid off with Stepchange DMP Debt Free 01/09/17
    Saving for a house deposit by '19 Savs @ 200


    • Narola1976
    • By Narola1976 8th Sep 17, 2:11 PM
    • 97 Posts
    • 305 Thanks
    Narola1976
    I finally paid off my loan after 8 long years....never take a consolidation loan....it just does not work!!
    HSBC CC 7150.15 - 6524.68 ~~~ Barclay Card 7894.74 7846.32 ~~~ MBNA 1 10382.67 - 10272.67 ~~~ MBNA 2 7214.28 - 7062.94 ~~~Argos 202.05 - 100.05 ~~~ HSBC Loan 399.27 - 0 ~~~ Hitachi Loan 24.12 - 0 ~~~ Car Loan 14745.60 - 14008.32
    TOTAL 48012.88 - 45814.98 (Paid 2197.90 so far)
    • submarine76
    • By submarine76 8th Sep 17, 3:44 PM
    • 104 Posts
    • 345 Thanks
    submarine76
    1st October was my DFD - feels awesome doesn't it?!
    Originally posted by lumpyspaceprincess
    It does indeed lumpyspaceprincess! I have found this thread to very useful as a motivational tool on my journey, so thank you Karen.
    LBM 11 Nov 14 DFD 1 Feb 18 now 5 Sep 17
    CC 7,666.00 now 0 Car Loan 10,201.30 now 0
    Tesco Loan 2,806.58 now 0 Santander Loan 3,000.00 now 0
    Overdraft 1,000.00 now 0
    Total 25,013.98 - now 0
    Emergency Fund 1200.00 Savings 320.00 Mortgage 82,747.06
    • Karen777
    • By Karen777 6th Mar 18, 3:15 PM
    • 414 Posts
    • 1,734 Thanks
    Karen777
    aww nice to see y'all doing so well. I've been away from here for nearly a year - still on my journey but doing so much better than I was. Everyone on this forum was so helpful to me when I was getting going and feeling so dark... It can be done and shall be done big love and champers to everyone....
    Debt at highest - June 2013 - 26k/ March 2018 - 2500
    Proud to be dealing with my debts
    • zenshi
    • By zenshi 23rd Jun 18, 10:11 AM
    • 1,001 Posts
    • 1,990 Thanks
    zenshi
    Woohoo, after much saving I have cleared my HMRC overpayment debt and am now sub 17k overall. Feels good!
    LBM.....sometime in 2013 27,056. 10 creditors
    June 18......16,989.....6 creditors left 40% paid

    26,200 on interest only part of mortgage (July 16)...will chip away 22,734
    49,200 repayment mortgage ( July 16) 43,881
    • Scott Chegg
    • By Scott Chegg 23rd Jun 18, 10:26 AM
    • 30 Posts
    • 46 Thanks
    Scott Chegg
    Happy to have found this thread .

    One milestone just reached:

    Emergency Fund has reached 1000
    • mumofthetwins
    • By mumofthetwins 23rd Jun 18, 4:05 PM
    • 1,042 Posts
    • 4,025 Thanks
    mumofthetwins
    Oooo can I join in ... couple of days ago I paid CC2 off .. chuffed to little pieces lol
    Onwards and downwards onto the next one

    Lisa x
    DFW
    July 0/17100
    June 2400/19500 Murphy 500/500
    May 3085/23042
    April 1266/25843 STF 1500/1500
    MFW OP 2018 600/1600
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