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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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    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 16th May 18, 10:37 AM
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    beanielou
    We are indeed

    Today will be NSD 10
    Originally posted by onedaysomeday
    NSd no 10 for me too.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 11 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.
    • spudsmum
    • By spudsmum 16th May 18, 2:38 PM
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    spudsmum
    NSD #2 here today
    Originally posted by spudsmum

    Seriously lagging behind this month yesterday and today will be NSD 3 and 4
    Total debts 21050! now 19482.62. 1% challenge 1206.50/15000 (8.05%) Total extra income made in 2018 2304.57 frugal budget 2018 4612/5600 Aiming for debt free at 40 - only 25 months to go!
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 17th May 18, 9:35 AM
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    onedaysomeday
    Today will be NSD 11
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 17th May 18, 9:37 AM
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    beanielou
    Not one today as celebrating a friends birthday
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 11 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.
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 17th May 18, 10:38 AM
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    onedaysomeday
    Not one today as celebrating a friends birthday
    Originally posted by beanielou
    Have a lovely time celebrating
    Just trying to make up for past mistakes and work towards the future I want
    • spudsmum
    • By spudsmum 18th May 18, 12:28 AM
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    spudsmum
    Another one today - that's 5/8
    Total debts 21050! now 19482.62. 1% challenge 1206.50/15000 (8.05%) Total extra income made in 2018 2304.57 frugal budget 2018 4612/5600 Aiming for debt free at 40 - only 25 months to go!
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 18th May 18, 8:20 AM
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    onedaysomeday
    Another one today - that's 5/8
    Originally posted by spudsmum
    so close!
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 18th May 18, 8:21 AM
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    onedaysomeday
    Today won't be one as I need to buy some walking boots but hoping the weekend isn't going to be spendy at all
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 18th May 18, 8:36 AM
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    beanielou
    NSD no 11 today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 11 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.
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 19th May 18, 1:02 PM
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    beanielou
    Have a lovely time celebrating
    Originally posted by onedaysomeday
    We did thanks
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 11 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.
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 19th May 18, 1:03 PM
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    beanielou
    NSD no 12 today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 11 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.
    • spudsmum
    • By spudsmum 19th May 18, 11:33 PM
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    spudsmum
    so close!
    Originally posted by onedaysomeday
    Thanks! Really hoping i can manage 3 next week as we're away the week after
    Total debts 21050! now 19482.62. 1% challenge 1206.50/15000 (8.05%) Total extra income made in 2018 2304.57 frugal budget 2018 4612/5600 Aiming for debt free at 40 - only 25 months to go!
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 20th May 18, 9:21 PM
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    beanielou
    Not one today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 11 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.
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 21st May 18, 9:08 AM
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    onedaysomeday
    Spendy day Saturday NSD 12 yesterday and will be NSD 13 today
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 21st May 18, 11:47 AM
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    beanielou
    NSD no 13 today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 11 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.
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 22nd May 18, 1:02 PM
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    beanielou
    NSD no 14 today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 11 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.
    • onedaysomeday
    • By onedaysomeday 22nd May 18, 5:18 PM
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    onedaysomeday
    NSD 14 today
    • spudsmum
    • By spudsmum 22nd May 18, 7:17 PM
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    spudsmum
    NSD number 6/8 today
    Total debts 21050! now 19482.62. 1% challenge 1206.50/15000 (8.05%) Total extra income made in 2018 2304.57 frugal budget 2018 4612/5600 Aiming for debt free at 40 - only 25 months to go!
    • beanielou
    • By beanielou 23rd May 18, 8:14 PM
    • 55,484 Posts
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    beanielou
    Not one today.
    Lou~ Debt free Wanabe No 55 DF 03/03/14.
    **Credit card debt free 30/06/10~** **Weight loss 2 stone 11 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.
    • spudsmum
    • By spudsmum 23rd May 18, 10:53 PM
    • 279 Posts
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    spudsmum
    NSD number 6/8 today
    Originally posted by spudsmum
    Another one today. Now 7/8
    Total debts 21050! now 19482.62. 1% challenge 1206.50/15000 (8.05%) Total extra income made in 2018 2304.57 frugal budget 2018 4612/5600 Aiming for debt free at 40 - only 25 months to go!
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