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    • Charleyalmostking
    • By Charleyalmostking 1st May 18, 9:42 AM
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    Charleyalmostking
    May NSD Challenge 2018
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    • 1st May 18, 9:42 AM
    May NSD Challenge 2018 1st May 18 at 9:42 AM
    This challenge is about setting yourself a weekly / monthly target of how many No Spend Days you would like to try and achieve during the month of January.
    Keep us updated with your progress and hope you all have a great start to the new year.

    To join,
    just post your personal target and you are on your way.

    Tips for the challenge;
    1. Decide on a clear goal weekly or monthly of how many No Spend days you'd like to try and achieve

    2. Create a list of allowances...What counts as a spend and what doesn't. Keep the list on you so you don't fall of the wagon or make exceptions for everything

    3. Keep a tally of how many NSDs you get. See if you can beat your previous amount!

    Members
    charleyalmostking - 3 nds weekly / 15 nsds monthly
    onedaysomeday - 20 nsds monthly

    This Forum tip was included in MoneySavingExpert.com's weekly email!
    Last edited by MSE Andrea; 01-05-2018 at 10:50 AM.
    Wedding Fund: 1107.23 / 2,500 Xmas'18: 100.00 / 300.00 Emergency Fund: 100.00 / 1,000H2B ISA: 30.50
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    • Charleyalmostking
    • By Charleyalmostking 6th May 18, 10:39 PM
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    Charleyalmostking
    Nsd today finally!

    We did have chinese take away but the MR brought it for us

    And yeah the date night was amazing we both needed it and I'm so glad he enjoyed himself. We went to a new burger place.

    I know I had to grab that deal!
    No more headaches or squinting Ha ha
    Wedding Fund: 1107.23 / 2,500 Xmas'18: 100.00 / 300.00 Emergency Fund: 100.00 / 1,000H2B ISA: 30.50
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 7th May 18, 12:00 PM
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    onedaysomeday
    Saturday & Sunday NSD's 3 & 4
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 7th May 18, 12:30 PM
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    beanielou
    NSD no 5 today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 7th May 18, 10:24 PM
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    beanielou
    Pleased with my three in a row
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • klew356
    • By klew356 8th May 18, 8:33 AM
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    klew356
    saturday, sunday and monday were def not NSDs but today should be and tomorrow so i am still on target - i hope!
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 9th May 18, 12:05 PM
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    beanielou
    Not one yesterday.
    NSD no 6 today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 9th May 18, 12:50 PM
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    onedaysomeday
    NSD 5 yesterday, not one today

    5/20
    • briekenberry
    • By briekenberry 9th May 18, 8:52 PM
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    briekenberry
    I'd like to join!
    I'm aiming for 12 NSD per month, excluding fuel!
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 9th May 18, 8:56 PM
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    beanielou
    I'd like to join!
    I'm aiming for 12 NSD per month, excluding fuel!
    Originally posted by briekenberry
    Welcome to the NSD challange
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • spudsmum
    • By spudsmum 10th May 18, 12:43 AM
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    spudsmum
    NSD #2 here today
    Total debts 21050! now 17461.86 . 1% challenge 218/4000 (5%) Total extra income made in 2018 3580.79 2019 367.20 frugal budget 2019 82.96/600 Aiming for debt free at 40 - only 20 months to go!
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 10th May 18, 9:27 AM
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    beanielou
    NSD no 7 today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 11th May 18, 9:17 AM
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    onedaysomeday
    NSD 6 yesterday hopefully one today too
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 11th May 18, 1:32 PM
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    beanielou
    NSD no 8 today.
    Food in budget today!
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 14th May 18, 9:27 AM
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    beanielou
    Not one Saturday or Sunday.
    Hoping for one today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 14th May 18, 9:34 AM
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    onedaysomeday
    NSD 7 on Saturday NSD 8 today - don't know how likely it is I will hit my 20 but I can but try!
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 14th May 18, 10:38 PM
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    beanielou
    NSD no 8 today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 15th May 18, 9:04 AM
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    beanielou
    Today will be NSD no 9.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 15th May 18, 5:14 PM
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    onedaysomeday
    NSD 9 today
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 15th May 18, 5:57 PM
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    beanielou
    NSD 9 today
    Originally posted by onedaysomeday
    We are neck & neck
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 12 lbs **

    "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of" Jane Austen in Mansfield Park.
    ***Fall down seven times,stand up eight*** ~~Japanese proverb.
    It starts with you, it starts from now. *** It is ok to be me.***
    ***Keep plodding***
    Out of debt, out of danger. ***Be the difference.***
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 16th May 18, 10:29 AM
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    onedaysomeday
    We are neck & neck
    Originally posted by beanielou
    We are indeed

    Today will be NSD 10
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