Spending Diary 31st August – 6th September 2020

Hi everybody! Welcome to another review of how money has left my wallet this week. 31/08/2020 Bank Holiday Monday! The last one till around Christmas/New Year’s Eve time. I wanted to make the most of it. I have an interest paying current account. On balances up to £5000 I get paid 5% interest a month […]

Spending Diary 17th to 23rd August 2020

Spending Diary 17th to 23rd August 2020 Hi everybody, Welcome to another week in the life of my wallet. I’ll take you through my spending. 17/08/2020 My flat mate returned from having spent the weekend with his girlfriend. He came back with some food shopping he had bought at a big supermarket he went to […]

Spending Diary 3rd to 9th August 2020

Hi everybody, I returned to work again this week, after having taken time off due to my recent bereavement. It felt good to get back to work. 03/08/2020 This morning I bought two books for my Kindle, but I used Amazon vouchers to pay for them so it didn’t cost me anything. That was a […]

Goats Cheese, Beetroot and Walnut Macaroni

Hi everybody, I did a food inventory of the cupboards and fridge/freezer last night and decided to make use of some things languishing in the cupboards. Like walnuts. I thought about making a cake with them, but the trouble with making a cake with nuts in is only I would eat it (my flat mate […]

20 Days

In 20 days time I will be debt free. Scratch that. Let me be honest. In 20 days time I’ll be free from all the credit card, overdraft and consumer debt I ever had. But I won’t be debt free. For numerous years after graduating I had insecure job employment. I also made a lot […]