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    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 2nd Jul 17, 12:55 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    The life and times of Dolly.........
    • #1
    • 2nd Jul 17, 12:55 PM
    The life and times of Dolly......... 2nd Jul 17 at 12:55 PM
    So I wanted to start this new long term diary as I want to put down some plans in my head & feel that this is the best way to do it.

    I am going to split my goals up a little, some will be never ending but some will come to a close when I meet the goals so here goes...............

    Lifetime Goals
    Debt free - COMPLETE - 21st December 2017
    Get to 10st - ONGOING (started Cambridge Weight Plan 2nd January 2018)
    Save our home deposit - NOT STARTED (first deposit 1st February 2018)
    Pay off our mortgage - NOT STARTED
    Save for retirement - NOT STARTED
    Take a world cruise - NOT STARTED
    Retire and enjoy life - LONG WAY TO GO YET!


    Neverending Lifetime Goals
    Pay for Christmas and Birthday with surveys - ONGOING
    Save a 6 month emergency fund - NOT STARTED
    Save for home improvements - NOT STARTED
    Save for holidays - ONGOING
    Stay at 10st - NOT STARTED
    Save the smoosh - ONGOING

    Dxxx
    Last edited by Dolly Rocker; 13-01-2018 at 1:26 PM.
    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 29th Nov 17, 12:53 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Best time ever!

    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 30th Nov 17, 8:46 AM
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    in need of direction
    Yep,though knowing you the party to celebrate could possibly create another debt!
    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 30th Nov 17, 10:43 AM
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    Dolly Rocker


    Imagine!

    Not this time, I am a changed woman.

    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 30th Nov 17, 2:55 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Just had a wee team lunch there.

    We were supposed to be going out on Friday night but have decided to cancel as a few can't make it.

    Actually quite glad because due to some last minute Christmas and Birthday gifts to pick up this month I have £120.00 to get me through until January 2018

    Will be a struggle but just got to be done.

    I have written a list of everything I need to pick up over the next few days then that is me finished!

    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 5th Dec 17, 1:45 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    It's December

    I just love love love this time of year, so excited!!!!

    Just a couple of wee things to buy in for Christmas then that's me, will get everything all wrapped, bagged and under the tree.

    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 5th Dec 17, 3:22 PM
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    MistyMountainTop
    brilliant news about the debt xxx
    Current Weight Loss: 2/ 96
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 5th Dec 17, 3:56 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    brilliant news about the debt xxx
    Originally posted by MistyMountainTop
    Thanks MMT.

    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 19th Dec 17, 11:17 AM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Morning,

    Well been missing for a while as we went to Rome for a few days, had the best time ever so we did.

    We really love it over there.

    Been back at work since yesterday so just trying to get all the work finished before we finish up for Christmas!

    Keeping up with the debt busting (will be PIF 21st December) and also really trying to keep a push on the surveys to bank vouchers and paypal cash for birthdays and Christmas 2018.

    No surveys today so far but did get a £5 populus one last night before I went to bed - yay!!

    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 21st Dec 17, 1:36 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Today I am DEBT FREE


    I did it!!!

    Paid the last balance to my CC this morning, £15,000 of debt paid off in 2017

    Best Christmas present ever

    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
    • UncannyScot
    • By UncannyScot 21st Dec 17, 2:31 PM
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    UncannyScot


    Congratulations

    Have a fantastic Christmas and New Year
    BUGGRITMILLENIUMHANDANDSHRIMP I TOLD EM! - Foul Ole Ron
    It is important that we know where we come from, because if you do not know where you come from, then you do not know where you are, and if you don't know where you are, then you don't know where you are going. If you don't know where you're going, you're probably going wrong.
    R.I.P. T.P.
    • abba1772
    • By abba1772 21st Dec 17, 4:10 PM
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    abba1772
    Fantastic news xx
    NEXT TARGET HALIFAX CC WAS July 17 £3572.57 NOW £983.26
    POAMAYC 2011 £6382.66 POAMAYC 2012 £5000.78
    POAMAYC 2013 £3480.04 POAMAYC 2014 £4085.14
    POAMAYC 2015 £7565.24 POAMAYC 2016 £8000.90
    POAMAYC 2017 £7278.80 POAMAYC 2018 £4152.74
    • MistyMountainTop
    • By MistyMountainTop 23rd Dec 17, 10:34 AM
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    MistyMountainTop
    That's amazing, you must feel brilliant!!

    I hope you have a lovely Christmas! x
    Current Weight Loss: 2/ 96
    • Poor_Single_lady
    • By Poor_Single_lady 24th Dec 17, 11:49 AM
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    Poor_Single_lady
    Well done Dolly. Such a massive achievement. I am so pleased for you.

    A great Christmas present. xxx
    2017- 5 credit cards plus loan
    Overdraft And 1 credit card paid off.

    2018 plans - reduce debt
    • doingitanyway
    • By doingitanyway 24th Dec 17, 12:22 PM
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    doingitanyway
    Delurking to add my congratulations. Well done!

    Have a lovely debt free Christmas
    JANUARY 2016/SECURED DEBT=24,822/March 2018=0 DEBT FREE 23/03/18
    MORTGAGE FREE 25/07/16
    • WannabeFree
    • By WannabeFree 24th Dec 17, 1:31 PM
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    WannabeFree
    Well done Dolly So happy for you

    Have an amazing Xmas x
    “Once you hit rock bottom, that's where you perfectly stand; That's your chance of restarting, but restarting the right way.”
    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 24th Dec 17, 1:47 PM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Eeeeeeeek thank you all so much.

    So happy!

    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 26th Dec 17, 9:03 PM
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    in need of direction
    haven't been about for a while. can't believe i missed the party. brilliant, brilliant news. whoop! whoop!
    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 27th Dec 17, 8:47 AM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Thanks INOD.

    Best feeling ever.

    Been logging on to look at my £0.00 balance everyday

    Love it!!

    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
    • Purplemumof2
    • By Purplemumof2 27th Dec 17, 9:11 AM
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    Purplemumof2


    I did it!!!

    Paid the last balance to my CC this morning, £15,000 of debt paid off in 2017

    Best Christmas present ever

    Dxxx
    Originally posted by Dolly Rocker


    Sorry I missed your post.

    Massive congratulations

    Pmo2
    Xx
    Official DFW Nerd Club - Member no. 791 - Proud to be dealing with my debts
    MBNA: £6350.00 Cap 1: £407.72 BC: £6224.59
    AFD xxx LTW 4/17
    POAMAYC 2018 #041 PD £5970.32/£7000
    Savings for Christmas £161.42/£365
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    • Dolly Rocker
    • By Dolly Rocker 27th Dec 17, 9:33 AM
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    Dolly Rocker
    Aw thanks PMO2!!

    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
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