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    • smallholdingsister
    • By smallholdingsister 10th Aug 15, 11:39 AM
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    smallholdingsister's strivings
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    • 10th Aug 15, 11:39 AM
    smallholdingsister's strivings 10th Aug 15 at 11:39 AM
    Righto, so as Ed says later (ooh I can time travel!) One can't rebrand oneself on MSE. However...
    I do feel - and partly because of the experiences of another MFW who was getting somewhat robust criticism for not being hard core enough - that, well, I'm not nearly hardcore enough.
    So here I am. 43. Mortgage due to expire when I'm 55.
    I am going to try for getting rid of it by 50. Including a move to a smallholding as that's what I am aiming for (no s h i t!).
    I am planning a LOT of storecupboard challenges and a LOT of fiscal fasts.
    Here goes!
    Last edited by smallholdingsister; 10-08-2015 at 6:00 PM.
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    • greent
    • By greent 24th Mar 18, 7:52 AM
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    greent
    Hope all is well and that you are just crazily busy in the run up to Easter hols with mocks/ marking etc...? xx
    I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul
    Repaid mtge early (orig 11/25) 01/09 £124616 01/10 £104927 01/11 £89873 01/12 £76317 01/13 £52546 01/14 £35356 01/15 £12133 07/15 £NIL
    BTL Mtge 12/16 £69786. 2018 OPs (#18) £877.49/£4000
    Net sales 2018 £491.03/£1000 PAYDOX18 (#15) £13869.38/£18694.38
    • michelle09
    • By michelle09 24th Mar 18, 8:17 AM
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    Hope things are well with you SHS!
    • newgirly
    • By newgirly 31st Mar 18, 8:26 AM
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    newgirly
    Still not around
    MFW 21
    Target for 2018 £40k/£11,092 paid so far

    Mortgage £38,275 4yrs 1mth left. Total owed £50,898 plan to clear in 14 months
    • smallholdingsister
    • By smallholdingsister 31st Mar 18, 1:08 PM
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    Hello and thanks for checking in on me.

    I should have popped in. Just busy and feel like a fraud. We are earning loads of extra cash and between us teaching nearly 2.5 teachers' timetables with OT and tutoring but it is all going out again (£900 land rover bill anyone?!) and so I've nothing relevant to say. Thanks for checking in with me.x
    • michelle09
    • By michelle09 31st Mar 18, 6:20 PM
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    Glad all is well SHS. Well at least the bills are being offset. Hope you can have a few days relaxing over Easter!
    • apple muncher
    • By apple muncher 31st Mar 18, 8:19 PM
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    Good to hear fromyou. Hope that Easter is a refreshing and enjoyable time for you all x

    And you are NOT a fraud.
    NST May #1; NSD 14/19 ; Ex 17/20 ; craft 3/30 (66); remove 31 (402)
    2018 Pay off: £1626; 2
    018 sell

    Mortgage £21,422 (01/14: £78,201; 01/15: £59,629; 01/16: 39,915; 01/17: 27,295; 01/18 23,143) MFWDate Dec 2018
    • Karmacat
    • By Karmacat 31st Mar 18, 8:24 PM
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    Hiya sweetie! Very glad to hear you're okay. Offsetting is good, and of course you're not a fraud - busy will do it every time.

    Hope you get a chance to breathe over the holidays.
    Retired August 2016
    • greent
    • By greent 1st Apr 18, 9:29 AM
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    greent
    Good to hear from you - and glad that it's just busy-ness keeping you from here x
    I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul
    Repaid mtge early (orig 11/25) 01/09 £124616 01/10 £104927 01/11 £89873 01/12 £76317 01/13 £52546 01/14 £35356 01/15 £12133 07/15 £NIL
    BTL Mtge 12/16 £69786. 2018 OPs (#18) £877.49/£4000
    Net sales 2018 £491.03/£1000 PAYDOX18 (#15) £13869.38/£18694.38
    • FloppyDisk
    • By FloppyDisk 19th Apr 18, 11:41 AM
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    Hope all is still well and the fields aren't too muddy. This sun is perfectly timed!

    Mortgage- £417,249
    BTL- £162,915

    • greent
    • By greent 10th May 18, 12:57 PM
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    Hoping that it's still 'just' busy-ness of life (esp at this time of year) keeping you away... x
    I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul
    Repaid mtge early (orig 11/25) 01/09 £124616 01/10 £104927 01/11 £89873 01/12 £76317 01/13 £52546 01/14 £35356 01/15 £12133 07/15 £NIL
    BTL Mtge 12/16 £69786. 2018 OPs (#18) £877.49/£4000
    Net sales 2018 £491.03/£1000 PAYDOX18 (#15) £13869.38/£18694.38
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