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    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 12th Aug 15, 11:42 AM
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    Dolly Rocker
    My 2015-2020 timeline diary.........
    • #1
    • 12th Aug 15, 11:42 AM
    My 2015-2020 timeline diary......... 12th Aug 15 at 11:42 AM
    Hey,

    This is my timeline diary, I am going to keep this up to date with my debt, savings & all that jazz until I am a debt free, home-owning responsible adult

    I am setting myself this timeline because I realise now that it will take me this long to sort out my life financially.

    My main problems are frivolous spending on anything really, spending on credit cards just because I have them & also holidays!

    So here goesssssssssssss

    Dxxx
    Last edited by Dolly Rocker; 11-01-2017 at 11:07 AM.
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
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    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 27th Apr 17, 10:50 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Oh really, wave away but I won't be there

    Had a lovely day out today with the Sis & the kids, we went to The Falkirk Wheel then The Kelpies.

    Had a picnic which was lovely, not all of it WW friendly but I don't think I did too bad. Had a cheese, ham & mayo roll. Drank sugar free pop then came home & had a pasta pot that I had initially bought for lunch.

    Hoping the scales appreciate my restraint tomorrow

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 2nd May 17, 11:52 AM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Debt
    15,000.00 - Starting
    9332.26 - Current

    Weight
    16st 7lbs - Starting
    14st 11lbs - Current
    1st 10lbs - Lost so far

    CC's
    582.50 - SBCC
    8749.76 - BC

    IOU
    300.90 -Total

    Been ages since I last updated.

    Debt it still the same, just waiting on all my weekend transactions going on before I make the payments to see what my new total is.

    Weight is now 14st 11lbs, been up & down over the weekend.

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
    • in need of direction
    • By in need of direction 2nd May 17, 5:00 PM
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    in need of direction
    well done for getting a 3 lb margin between you and the next stone up
    Mortgage at 01.01.14 119,481.83 today 75,897.72, target 65,000 by 31/12/18 Offset fund today 227.27 target 5,500 by 31/12/18
    Emergency fund 0.7/5.5k & 200/200 cash.
    Current weight loss RUBBISH need to refocus
    determined to stop defining myself by my mistakes.
    Progress not perfection.
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 2nd May 17, 7:38 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Thanks lovely.

    Been a good day WW wise, my new week started from today so new weekly SP refreshed also.

    Had a wee half day so nipped to the bargain shop for some supplies that DH informed me we needed then home to catch up on some Tattoo of Us, I love Charlotte so this show cracks me up. I'm not sure I would be brave enough to allow someone to choose a tattoo for me then let it be tattoed before I have even seen it!

    Stuck to plan today WW wise, finished up on 32SP which means I have used 2SP from my weekly allowance so far.

    Hopefully will be under 14st 10lbs by the end of this week!

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 4th May 17, 11:14 AM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Debt
    15,000.00 - Starting
    8656.22 - Current

    Weight
    16st 7lbs - Starting
    14st 11lbs - Current
    1st 10lbs - Lost so far

    CC's
    0.00 - SBCC
    8656.22 - BC

    IOU
    300.90 -Total

    CC's are finally up to date, I don't have the patience to wait this long people!

    Debt total is not so bad I suppose, will try to be more focused on that SBCC from this month as that is the one we use for grocery shopping & it can tend to creep up a bit - no more though!!

    Weight is stuck, just gonna keep trying.

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
    • monz
    • By monz 5th May 17, 9:59 AM
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    monz
    Come to Conic Hill with me tomorrow morning lol hill walking haha my friends cancelled but determined to go it alone and start doing hikes xx
    Debt (1/9/14) 6,702.11 Debt free (30/11/2016)
    house deposit 6,720.99/10,000
    car PCP - 308.99/11848.25 (0 overpayment)
    mums July birthday vouchers 0/50, Niece birthday June 50/50
    Holiday spending 300/300, Belfast 320/500 (252 for apart
    ment)
    • MistyMountainTop
    • By MistyMountainTop 7th May 17, 10:09 AM
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    MistyMountainTop
    Well done with your weight loss! You've motivated me to get back on track.
    Current Weight Loss: 2/ 96
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 7th May 17, 10:59 AM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Might need to start doing stuff like that after my holiday monz!

    Aw really MMT, I feel like I'm really struggling!

    Will need to really get the focus back after my holidays.

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
    • in need of direction
    • By in need of direction 7th May 17, 11:10 AM
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    in need of direction
    Me too. Weighed in this morning and had put a pound on. Not good.
    Mortgage at 01.01.14 119,481.83 today 75,897.72, target 65,000 by 31/12/18 Offset fund today 227.27 target 5,500 by 31/12/18
    Emergency fund 0.7/5.5k & 200/200 cash.
    Current weight loss RUBBISH need to refocus
    determined to stop defining myself by my mistakes.
    Progress not perfection.
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 7th May 17, 11:56 AM
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    Dolly Rocker
    So annoying isn't it!

    I know it's my own fault aswell.

    Just need to up the activity, I am sooooooooooooooo lazy!

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
    • louby40
    • By louby40 7th May 17, 7:10 PM
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    louby40
    I've just started WW, first weigh in was Friday and I'd lost a 1lb. Happy with that as I only need to lose a stone. I've found it ok so far. I went out with a friend on Friday evening so did dip into my weeklies a bit.

    Hoping for another loss this week!

    You're doing well with your loss Dolly!
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 7th May 17, 7:49 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Well done louby!

    We can do this!

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
    • monz
    • By monz 8th May 17, 10:37 AM
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    monz
    How are you Dolly xx
    Debt (1/9/14) 6,702.11 Debt free (30/11/2016)
    house deposit 6,720.99/10,000
    car PCP - 308.99/11848.25 (0 overpayment)
    mums July birthday vouchers 0/50, Niece birthday June 50/50
    Holiday spending 300/300, Belfast 320/500 (252 for apart
    ment)
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 8th May 17, 12:09 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Good monz, just waiting on my CC spends to add onto my statement before I do a wee debt update.

    How glorious is it today!!!!!!!!

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
    • MistyMountainTop
    • By MistyMountainTop 16th May 17, 12:02 PM
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    MistyMountainTop
    How's things, Dolly?
    Current Weight Loss: 2/ 96
    • tori.k
    • By tori.k 18th May 17, 8:21 AM
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    tori.k
    Hi Dolly, how everything going? im missing the updates
    Debit to Credit (stage 1) 3652.34 completed 15/10/16
    Debit to Credit (stage 2) 6299.09 completed 25/06/17
    Mortgage Free (stage 3) 140000/ 870
    Save 12k in 2018 #76 3000/6000
    • MistyMountainTop
    • By MistyMountainTop 18th May 17, 10:06 AM
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    MistyMountainTop
    I think Dolly is on her holiday, someone correct me if I'm wrong!
    Current Weight Loss: 2/ 96
    • monz
    • By monz 18th May 17, 10:16 AM
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    monz
    She is hope shes having an amazing time xx
    Debt (1/9/14) 6,702.11 Debt free (30/11/2016)
    house deposit 6,720.99/10,000
    car PCP - 308.99/11848.25 (0 overpayment)
    mums July birthday vouchers 0/50, Niece birthday June 50/50
    Holiday spending 300/300, Belfast 320/500 (252 for apart
    ment)
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 27th May 17, 5:34 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    I'm backkkkkkkkkk!!!!!!

    Had an amazing time.

    Will post a proper update tomorrow, feel like I'm running a Chinese laundry in my house right now!

    Gonna head out for dinner then bed - jet lag is a horrid beast!

    Dxxx
    CWP start 16st2lbs, current 13st13lbs, lost 31lbs

    Debt start 6,649.97, current 5,950.00, paid 696.97

    17th April 2018 - I have 5 Nationwide Referrals available, PM me if you want 100 to switch accounts
    • Poor_Single_lady
    • By Poor_Single_lady 28th May 17, 8:43 AM
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    Poor_Single_lady
    Welcome back Dolly. We have missed you. Hope you enjoyed the hol. good to see you back. xxx
    2017- 5 credit cards plus loan
    Overdraft And 1 credit card paid off.

    2018 plans - reduce debt
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