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    • Amara
    • By Amara 18th Sep 17, 9:03 PM
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    Amara
    1 debt vs 100 days chapter 27
    • #1
    • 18th Sep 17, 9:03 PM
    1 debt vs 100 days chapter 27 18th Sep 17 at 9:03 PM
    Hello everyone!

    Let's do it again, our 1 Debt vs 100 days challenge chapter 27.
    There's one , simple rule: choose one debt and do whatever you can, to pay it off within 100 days.
    This challenge starts on 20 September 2017 and finishes on 29 December 2017.

    If you want to take a part, write your name and amount you're aiming to pay off below.

    1. Frogmellaandgill 335/1600
    2. Swimminginaseaofdebt £224.72/723.03
    3. Arc2014 £1400.53/2500
    4. LoLo £550/1500
    5. Bagpussgruff £2600
    6. Calling14 £1366.71/2000
    7. Jenner £94/3218
    8. Sazzle13 £300/2500
    9. Shelbi £3452.25/4603.46
    10. Amara £540/500 Well done!!!
    11. Bestlivenow £4516
    12. Munchin £1460
    13. SamSam17 £2550/2100 Well done!!!
    14 Catlady1990 £1000
    15. Obay £923/923 Well done!!! £400/3021.36
    16. Maple25 £5,70/1589,01
    Last edited by Amara; 22-12-2017 at 8:56 PM.
    Tackle your debt, take a part in 1 debt vs 100 days challenge.
    1 debt vs 100 days challenge part 29
    £360/500
    Gaining assets
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    • Calling14
    • By Calling14 13th Nov 17, 11:04 AM
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    Calling14
    Hiya gang

    Paid £138.61 off on Friday. Sure there was a reason I paid that amount but it's Monday and I really can't remember now

    Updates in my Signature. Thanks Amara.

    Keep going folks we can do this
    LBM 13039 1.1.13 Start 2018 £5552 NOW £1912
    EEK house repairs pushed it back up end of last yr

    PAYDBX 2018 #16 £3639/£5552 DFD 12/18
    E
    Fund #9 £120/£1,000
    1 x 100 days challenge
    £2374/£2550

    • Calling14
    • By Calling14 14th Nov 17, 12:12 PM
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    Calling14
    I'm back £76 pounds in total off for me today

    £1141.71/£2000 only £858.29 to go eek.

    Have a nice day folks
    LBM 13039 1.1.13 Start 2018 £5552 NOW £1912
    EEK house repairs pushed it back up end of last yr

    PAYDBX 2018 #16 £3639/£5552 DFD 12/18
    E
    Fund #9 £120/£1,000
    1 x 100 days challenge
    £2374/£2550

    • Calling14
    • By Calling14 14th Nov 17, 1:39 PM
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    Calling14
    Yep Twice in one day, you don't see me for ages and then here I am.

    Decided to pay another £20 off. Got an office cleaning job extra £25 cash a week will help I thought get me straight sooner.

    Updated my signature.
    LBM 13039 1.1.13 Start 2018 £5552 NOW £1912
    EEK house repairs pushed it back up end of last yr

    PAYDBX 2018 #16 £3639/£5552 DFD 12/18
    E
    Fund #9 £120/£1,000
    1 x 100 days challenge
    £2374/£2550

    • Amara
    • By Amara 15th Nov 17, 8:54 PM
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    Amara
    Hi all!
    I had some problems with my laptop, I'll do update tomorrow. In the meantime, you're amazing!
    Tackle your debt, take a part in 1 debt vs 100 days challenge.
    1 debt vs 100 days challenge part 29
    £360/500
    Gaining assets
    • Calling14
    • By Calling14 16th Nov 17, 11:45 AM
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    Calling14
    Thanks Amara.

    £120 of for me today £1281.71/2000

    Staying in forever.
    LBM 13039 1.1.13 Start 2018 £5552 NOW £1912
    EEK house repairs pushed it back up end of last yr

    PAYDBX 2018 #16 £3639/£5552 DFD 12/18
    E
    Fund #9 £120/£1,000
    1 x 100 days challenge
    £2374/£2550

    • LoLo
    • By LoLo 19th Nov 17, 3:20 PM
    • 528 Posts
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    LoLo
    Hi all
    Not paid anything further from this as I've had a difficult month and nothing to spare. I've managed to make payments on everything which is good but nothing to throw extra at it.

    The good thing is that all Xmas presents have now been bought and so when I get paid at the end of this month I don't have any to worry about.

    I'm not sure how well I am going to do for the rest of the challenge but I am certainly going to throw myself at everything next year. My end goal was to have credit cards, catalogues and loan all paid off in 31 months as this is how long the loan has left on it. I feel this is doable but I really want to try and get this paid sooner than then.

    My original goal was to be debt free apart from mortgage by the time I am 40 and I have just turned 36 so that goal is still in sight. I will the focus on making overpayments on my mortgage as I certainly don't want to be paying that off right up to me retiring. Once I have no debts this is certainly achievable given what I am paying on my debts now.

    Sorry for the long post but I am still here and reading everyone's post and cheering everyone on.
    pay All your debt by end of 2018. #21
    £1224.82/£10,000
    • arc2014
    • By arc2014 20th Nov 17, 8:14 AM
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    arc2014
    Another £223.37 paid today - total up to £1400.53! Due a £900 PDL refund in the next couple of weeks so a big chunk will go towards this!
    Logbook Loan 970.42/1000 ∑ DC1 90/1420.32 ∑ DC2 10/321.13 ∑ DC3 11.75/11.75 ∑ DC4 60/635 ∑ Personal Loan 1706.96/5000 ∑ Overdraft 0/1200 ∑ Total 2675.76/9388.20
    SPC #200
    PAYDBX18 #014 - £761.74/10,000
    Lightbulb Moment September 2017 - DFD Christmas 2018!
    • Calling14
    • By Calling14 21st Nov 17, 12:56 PM
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    Calling14
    Thrown £85 at my current spendy credit card. £1366.71/2000

    Unfortunately have to buy PVC doors in the next few weeks not budgeted for- so going to be super frugal - not spending especially not on Black Friday.
    LBM 13039 1.1.13 Start 2018 £5552 NOW £1912
    EEK house repairs pushed it back up end of last yr

    PAYDBX 2018 #16 £3639/£5552 DFD 12/18
    E
    Fund #9 £120/£1,000
    1 x 100 days challenge
    £2374/£2550

    • Shelbi
    • By Shelbi 24th Nov 17, 1:24 PM
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    Shelbi
    Quick check in
    Hi Guys- Payment of £1142.89 made today total of £3,452.25/4603.46 so 75% of the way there
    Hope you're all having a wonderful day... Shelbi x
    DFD-01.03.2018
    Save for xmas-£34/£365
    Emergency Fund- £3,000/£3,000 (revised amount)
    House Deposit- £1,020.52/£25,000.
    Jul'18- NSD- 5/20- Bring Lunch to work 6/20
    make-£5pd in Jul- £20.52/£155 Parcel 1/25
    • Amara
    • By Amara 26th Nov 17, 5:51 PM
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    Amara
    £60 from me and I completed the challenge!!! I'm so pleased. I've almost finished Christmas shopping to, so most festive spending is out of the way.
    Keep going everyone!
    Tackle your debt, take a part in 1 debt vs 100 days challenge.
    1 debt vs 100 days challenge part 29
    £360/500
    Gaining assets
    • Calling14
    • By Calling14 27th Nov 17, 2:40 PM
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    Calling14
    Well done Amara.
    LBM 13039 1.1.13 Start 2018 £5552 NOW £1912
    EEK house repairs pushed it back up end of last yr

    PAYDBX 2018 #16 £3639/£5552 DFD 12/18
    E
    Fund #9 £120/£1,000
    1 x 100 days challenge
    £2374/£2550

    • arc2014
    • By arc2014 1st Dec 17, 7:53 PM
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    arc2014
    Another £15 today and up to £1415.53!
    Logbook Loan 970.42/1000 ∑ DC1 90/1420.32 ∑ DC2 10/321.13 ∑ DC3 11.75/11.75 ∑ DC4 60/635 ∑ Personal Loan 1706.96/5000 ∑ Overdraft 0/1200 ∑ Total 2675.76/9388.20
    SPC #200
    PAYDBX18 #014 - £761.74/10,000
    Lightbulb Moment September 2017 - DFD Christmas 2018!
    • SamSam17
    • By SamSam17 2nd Dec 17, 10:42 PM
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    SamSam17
    Iíve paid off another £300 towards my debt.

    1) Debt 1: £350
    2) Debt 2: £200
    3) Debt 3: £1000

    4) Debt 4: £1000

    One last debt remaining for this year. Hopefully I can make good progress before next year.

    Keep going everyone. Knowing Iíve got to post my progress here keeps me motivated.
    • arc2014
    • By arc2014 3rd Dec 17, 9:47 PM
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    arc2014
    £300 more takes me to £1715.53
    Logbook Loan 970.42/1000 ∑ DC1 90/1420.32 ∑ DC2 10/321.13 ∑ DC3 11.75/11.75 ∑ DC4 60/635 ∑ Personal Loan 1706.96/5000 ∑ Overdraft 0/1200 ∑ Total 2675.76/9388.20
    SPC #200
    PAYDBX18 #014 - £761.74/10,000
    Lightbulb Moment September 2017 - DFD Christmas 2018!
    • Amara
    • By Amara 5th Dec 17, 8:09 AM
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    Amara
    Hello everyone!
    £80 from me. Well done SamSam17.
    Tackle your debt, take a part in 1 debt vs 100 days challenge.
    1 debt vs 100 days challenge part 29
    £360/500
    Gaining assets
    • Calling14
    • By Calling14 8th Dec 17, 1:34 PM
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    Calling14
    Sorry been bit chaotic here. Still trying managed to pay £200.29 to back to round numbers yeah.

    Nowhere near 1567/2000 another 20 days left - a christmas miracle may happen hehe.

    Keep going everyone x
    LBM 13039 1.1.13 Start 2018 £5552 NOW £1912
    EEK house repairs pushed it back up end of last yr

    PAYDBX 2018 #16 £3639/£5552 DFD 12/18
    E
    Fund #9 £120/£1,000
    1 x 100 days challenge
    £2374/£2550

    • SamSam17
    • By SamSam17 17th Dec 17, 8:43 PM
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    SamSam17
    # 13
    1) Debt 1: £350
    2) Debt 2: £200
    3) Debt 3: £1000
    4) Debt 4: £1000


    I'm finishing the year having paid: £2550/£2100


    Roll on 2018... Have got £4500 left before I'm 100% debt free.
    • arc2014
    • By arc2014 19th Dec 17, 8:39 AM
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    arc2014
    Another £223.37 from me today, taking my total to £1938.90!


    Only £561.10 - and 10 days!! - to go!
    Logbook Loan 970.42/1000 ∑ DC1 90/1420.32 ∑ DC2 10/321.13 ∑ DC3 11.75/11.75 ∑ DC4 60/635 ∑ Personal Loan 1706.96/5000 ∑ Overdraft 0/1200 ∑ Total 2675.76/9388.20
    SPC #200
    PAYDBX18 #014 - £761.74/10,000
    Lightbulb Moment September 2017 - DFD Christmas 2018!
    • Shelbi
    • By Shelbi 19th Dec 17, 2:05 PM
    • 729 Posts
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    Shelbi
    Hi Guys, Payment made £4603.46/4603.46 -Mission Complete!! On to step 2...have a very merry Christmas everyone love Shelbi xX
    DFD-01.03.2018
    Save for xmas-£34/£365
    Emergency Fund- £3,000/£3,000 (revised amount)
    House Deposit- £1,020.52/£25,000.
    Jul'18- NSD- 5/20- Bring Lunch to work 6/20
    make-£5pd in Jul- £20.52/£155 Parcel 1/25
    • Munchin
    • By Munchin 22nd Dec 17, 7:57 AM
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    Munchin
    Hi

    Didnít post this challenge as debt on credit card went up. Will be ready and motivated for next challenge
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