Spending Diary 26th October to 1st November 2020

Hi everybody, As usual I feel I don’t have any money. This week will however bring about pay day which is always a delight, so the end of the week will probably be quite heavy on the spending. I have decided to be a bit relaxed about how the food budget has gone to hell …

Spending Diary 19th to 25th October 2020

Hi everybody, Money is tight this week, let’s see how it gets spent. 19/10/2020 I woke up unsuccessfully today. My alarm went off at 6am. I got out of bed at 8:20am. I was just a bit extra sleepy today. I did my morning routine, including my cold shower, and then started work whilst listening …

Spending Diary 12th to 18th October 2020

Hi everybody, Another week in the life of Flo’s wallet. I have got the urge to spend money. I do not have any money. This week might be tricky. 12/10/2020 I woke up at 7am with the alarm and promptly turned it off and got back into bed. If you’re thinking ‘Flo, why don’t you …

Spending diary 5th to 11th October 2020

Hi everybody, Another week of spending begins. Let’s see where this week takes us. 05/10/2020 I woke up at the alarm feeling quite well rested. I had to get up early to begin a course at work. I had struggled to get to sleep the night before and woke up during the night as well …

Spending Diary 28th September to 4th October

Hi everybody, I went on a bit of a spending spree last week. New laptop, storage boxes, photo albums and books, I really made my cards work last week! I am hoping for more of a restrained week this week. Though this week will also involve my favourite reoccurring day of ‘pay day’! Who doesn’t …

Spending Diary 21st to 27th September 2020

Hi everybody, Welcome to this week’s spending diary. Let us begin. 21/09/2020 Back to work after the weekend. The notable thing that happened today was I had an anxiety attack and felt I should tell my line manager about it as it happened during working hours. Today felt like a bit of a write off. …

Spending Diary 14th to 20th September 2020

Hi everybody, Welcome to another week in the life of my spending. 14/09/2020 I woke up early today. Well, early for me. I started work at a good time and achieved more by the end of the day than I did last week due to my poor mental health. I was in much better spirits …

Spending Diary for 7th to 13th September 2020

Hi everybody, I have to be really careful with my finances as over the next three paydays I’m going to try and save enough money so I can buy a new laptop. I will then have to hit the saving goals hard again to try and save enough money for moving next year. I currently …

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 24th – 30th August 2020

Hi everybody, A monumental week for me as you all know. Here is how my money was spent this week. 24/08/2020 Back to work after a weekend. I was studying for an Excel course I will be doing later this week so it was quite a nice Monday at work. At lunchtime I remembered a …