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    • mansey
    • By mansey 6th Dec 17, 6:15 PM
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    mansey
    Compers Challenge 2018
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    • 6th Dec 17, 6:15 PM
    Compers Challenge 2018 6th Dec 17 at 6:15 PM
    Woo that's us ready to start on January 1st 2018 folks

    Good luck to all for the Compers Challenge 2018
    (Your gonna need it)


    This Forum tip was included in MoneySavingExpert.com's weekly email!
    Last edited by MSE Andrea; 24-01-2018 at 10:01 AM.
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints. - Billy Joel

    C2W........107/1000......Email.......9/1000......FB...........76/1000
    Gleam......1/1000......IG...........76/1000......MD..........264/1000
    RC...........5/1000......TW..........186/1000......Web.........59/1000
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    • pate-ci0
    • By pate-ci0 10th Sep 18, 7:16 PM
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    pate-ci0
    Ticking over, but it's hard work.. and that car and the holiday round the world just seem to keep eluding me...
    • mansey
    • By mansey 10th Sep 18, 7:37 PM
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    mansey
    Just had a message from Lypsyl telling me I have won their Lypsyl Sticks competition this week

    Tis funny cos Mister just asked me for one last week

    They always come in handy over the Winter

    That's my first win in months
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints. - Billy Joel

    C2W........107/1000......Email.......9/1000......FB...........76/1000
    Gleam......1/1000......IG...........76/1000......MD..........264/1000
    RC...........5/1000......TW..........186/1000......Web.........59/1000
    • mansey
    • By mansey 10th Sep 18, 7:38 PM
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    mansey
    Ticking over, but it's hard work.. and that car and the holiday round the world just seem to keep eluding me...
    Originally posted by pate-ci0

    You're singing to the choir.....
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints. - Billy Joel

    C2W........107/1000......Email.......9/1000......FB...........76/1000
    Gleam......1/1000......IG...........76/1000......MD..........264/1000
    RC...........5/1000......TW..........186/1000......Web.........59/1000
    • Dormouse1940
    • By Dormouse1940 10th Sep 18, 7:44 PM
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    Dormouse1940
    Let me know what you think

    1) A-Z Charity Donations (Group Challenge)
    WIN 26 PRIZES TO DONATE TO CHARITY

    (2) I have won XXXX/2019

    (3) I have won a prize worth less than 1


    (4) I have won a prize worth 100 or more


    (5) I have won a prize worth 500 or more
    (Tell us what it was)



    (6) I have won a prize on a Sunday


    (7) I won a prize in January

    (8) I won a prize in February

    (9) I won a prize in March

    (10) I won a prize in April

    (11) I won a prize in May

    (12) I won a prize in June

    (13) I won a prize in July

    (14) I won a prize in August

    (15) I won a prize in September

    (16) I won a prize in October

    (17) I won a prize in November

    (18) I won a prize in December


    (19) I won a prize beginning with A
    (Tell us what it was)
    (20) I won a prize beginning with B

    (21) I won a prize beginning with C

    (22) I won a prize beginning with D

    (23) I won a prize beginning with E

    (24) I won a prize beginning with F

    (25) I won a prize beginning with G.........

    Originally posted by mansey
    Just a quick question.... Are we counting the 'win something every month' challenge as separate to all the other ones.
    For example, if I won something beginning with D in February, would I have to choose whether I tick off 'D' or Feb?
    Or would I complete 'something beginning with D' AND have it count towards the Feb challenge?

    (Sorry, founder member of Overthinkers Anonymous over here)
    Living thriftily most of the time
    • mansey
    • By mansey 10th Sep 18, 8:01 PM
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    mansey
    Just a quick question.... Are we counting the 'win something every month' challenge as separate to all the other ones.
    For example, if I won something beginning with D in February, would I have to choose whether I tick off 'D' or Feb?
    Or would I complete 'something beginning with D' AND have it count towards the Feb challenge?

    (Sorry, founder member of Overthinkers Anonymous over here)
    Originally posted by Dormouse1940
    Next year you will only be allowed to cross off 1 challenge per day

    Everything counts as 1 challenge
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints. - Billy Joel

    C2W........107/1000......Email.......9/1000......FB...........76/1000
    Gleam......1/1000......IG...........76/1000......MD..........264/1000
    RC...........5/1000......TW..........186/1000......Web.........59/1000
    • Dormouse1940
    • By Dormouse1940 10th Sep 18, 8:32 PM
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    Dormouse1940
    Next year you will only be allowed to cross off 1 challenge per day

    Everything counts as 1 challenge
    Originally posted by mansey
    WAAAAAA!
    Living thriftily most of the time
    • Ms Dee
    • By Ms Dee 11th Sep 18, 11:09 AM
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    Ms Dee
    I'm in for next year!
    Thank you to everyone who posts competitions and good luck to everyone who enters.
    Happy New Year
    Challenges 2019 - 05/55
    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 11th Sep 18, 1:13 PM
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    Marg2k8
    You had better count me in. I won't be able to stay away.

    • mansey
    • By mansey 11th Sep 18, 6:18 PM
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    mansey
    There's just no getting rid of some folks
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints. - Billy Joel

    C2W........107/1000......Email.......9/1000......FB...........76/1000
    Gleam......1/1000......IG...........76/1000......MD..........264/1000
    RC...........5/1000......TW..........186/1000......Web.........59/1000
    • Donnylover
    • By Donnylover 12th Sep 18, 6:45 PM
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    Donnylover
    Yay Twitter win today (and from a blogger)....

    Won a Mens Watch (109)

    Can i tick that off as something only a man would use or am i pushing my luck lol
    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 12th Sep 18, 7:14 PM
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    Marg2k8
    Congrats on your win. Don't forget September's challenge is something made of metal.

    • Donnylover
    • By Donnylover 13th Sep 18, 8:34 AM
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    Donnylover
    Congrats on your win. Don't forget September's challenge is something made of metal.
    Originally posted by Marg2k8
    Of course i had forgotten

    Thank you! Will cross it off of that then as the monthly challenges are always hard to win in the timeframe.

    • mansey
    • By mansey 13th Sep 18, 3:37 PM
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    mansey
    I thoroughly examined my Lypsyl's and the packaging, but there was no metal
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints. - Billy Joel

    C2W........107/1000......Email.......9/1000......FB...........76/1000
    Gleam......1/1000......IG...........76/1000......MD..........264/1000
    RC...........5/1000......TW..........186/1000......Web.........59/1000
    • bluesooz
    • By bluesooz 13th Sep 18, 4:50 PM
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    bluesooz
    I'm in for next year even though wins are getting rarer!

    however I have managed to win on the belvoir bagatelle - yay. This was my personal challenge - to win on one of the ongoing dailies eg Belvoir, dorset cereals, postcode etc. I've been entering them everyday, for the past few years, and this is the first time I've won one
    C2W........0/1000_________________Email.......13/1000
    FB...........68/1000________________Gleam......7/1000
    IG...........23/1000________________MD..........complete
    RC...........19/1000_________________TW..........116/1000.
    Web.........228/1000
    • lucinad
    • By lucinad 13th Sep 18, 4:55 PM
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    lucinad
    I have won a couple of time on the Dorset cereal one, never won on the belvoir bagatelle tho
    January wins: 50 build a bear voucher, tcp: 30p, cards/tags & wrapping paper, window cleaner
    FB: 391/1000; TW: 282/1000; IN: 59/1000; WEB: 445/1000 CTW: 1000/1000; MD: 206/1000; email: 26/1000
    • BenhamsLC
    • By BenhamsLC 14th Sep 18, 10:11 PM
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    BenhamsLC
    Just completed September metal challenge, won a New York bagel tin on a instant win, purchase competition. Brought a pack of New York thin bagels from Asda only 1 entered code and won. Good Luck have won two lots of money this month 50 + 10 bet I won't win any next month.
    Now officially a Silver Surfer, Always Smiling
    114 wins in 2015
    94 wins in 2016

    121 Wins in 2017
    154 wins in 2018 Big Thanks to Everyone on MSE.
    Wishing you all lots of Good Luck, Good Health and Happiness
    • Dormouse1940
    • By Dormouse1940 18th Sep 18, 11:09 AM
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    Dormouse1940

    however I have managed to win on the belvoir bagatelle - yay.
    Originally posted by bluesooz
    I won too! Was that the fudge? Haven't received it yet though...
    Living thriftily most of the time
    • bluesooz
    • By bluesooz 18th Sep 18, 1:42 PM
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    bluesooz
    I won too! Was that the fudge? Haven't received it yet though...
    Originally posted by Dormouse1940
    congratulations -I do love a bit of fudge but unfortunately I haven't won any of it! I won the t-towel/ovengloves set at the end of August - still haven't received it yet
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    FB...........68/1000________________Gleam......7/1000
    IG...........23/1000________________MD..........complete
    RC...........19/1000_________________TW..........116/1000.
    Web.........228/1000
    • Moneybot
    • By Moneybot 26th Sep 18, 6:36 PM
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    Moneybot
    What happened?

    Been really busy and when I come back we are on page 2!!!!
    Rational judgement, now, at this very moment.

    Virtuous action, now, at this very moment.
    (Wisdom, Courage, Self-control, Justice)

    Willing acceptance - now, at this very moment - of what you cant change
    • Moneybot
    • By Moneybot 27th Sep 18, 6:30 PM
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    Moneybot
    First win for ages! Got a t shirt in the beer game
    Rational judgement, now, at this very moment.

    Virtuous action, now, at this very moment.
    (Wisdom, Courage, Self-control, Justice)

    Willing acceptance - now, at this very moment - of what you cant change
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