Financial Review of Week 10 (I WILL SURVIVE)

Hi everybody. Sunday. Reflection day. I made a fatal error today and had a browse in New Look. So many beautiful things I want and should not (and cannot) buy. Oh well. FOOD SHOPPING 2 packs of reduced luxury cookies £1.50 4 Carrots, 1 Onion, 1 parsnip £1 Bread £1.19 Frozen Broccoli, Frozen Onion, Frozen Sweetcorn and Frozen […]

Financial Review of Week 9

Another spendy week, the usual after payday. FOOD Lots of food! It’s easier to say I have £52.70 left out of the £200 budget. So £147.30 spent. WORK EXPENSE Milk for work £2 TRAVEL (DAY TO DAY) Bus £1.70 HEALTH Ibuprofen due to evil pains £2.29 SOCIAL Indian Meal £7.50 Coke £1.99 Burger, Chips, Onion Rings and Coke £17.55 Coke x 2 £5.40 San Pellegrino £2.65  […]

Financial Review of February 2017

Hi everybody, I have finally had a chance to compile the data of my expenditure in February, so here goes. WORK EXPENSE £4.69 SOCIAL £80.96 GIFTS £48.58 POSTAGE AND PACKAGING £8.08 TRAVEL (DAY TO DAY) £5.60 HOME £15 FOOD SHOPPING £243.39 HEN PARTY £65 (separate budget and not included in the grand totals) FEBRUARY MONEY IN = £1364.29 FEBRUARY MONEY OUT = £1293.59 DIFFERENCE = £70.70 So […]

Financial Review of Week 8

Lots of interesting financial stuff happened this week. A whole mish mash of payments made by me and also my boyfriend which I then paid towards. WORK EXPENSE Milk for work £1.50 SOCIAL Tip £0.80 GIFTS 3 x Cards £2.77 TRAVEL (DAY TO DAY) Bus £1.60 TOTAL SPENDS DISPOSABLE INCOME £6.67   FOOD SHOPPING Bought by me Butter £0.89 Bought by […]

Financial Review of Week 7

Hi everybody, This week has seen my finances dramatically dwindle and now I have £7.32 left to last till the 25th. I actually owe my boyfriend money as he has bought some of the extra groceries this week which have seen us currently stand at £18.27 over budget. Here is how my money left my wallet this week. FOOD/HOME […]

Financial Review of Week 6

Sunday, a day perfect for reflection. FINANCIAL REVIEW OF WEEK 6 SOCIAL Entry to 10k race £23.32 Meal with boyfriend £5 POSTAGE AND PACKAGING Postage envelope £0.89 Posting birthday present to friend £3.35 TRAVEL (DAY TO DAY) Bus £3 WORK EXPENSE Milk £0.49 GIFTS Baby socks for friend who has just had her baby £5 HOME 1/2 of Roku TV Stick (so […]

You Know What Time it is (Financial Review of Week 5)

Hi everybody, Well another week has been completed, it’s Sunday, that means it’s time for a financial review!! Here is how my money left my wallet this week: SOCIAL Ticket to football match in March £23 Coffee x 2 with friend £5.59 WORK EXPENSE Milk £2.25 GIFTS 3 x presents £24.87 3 x birthday cards £2.57 TRAVEL Bus £1 POSTAGE AND […]

January 2017 Financial Review

Hi everybody, It is the end of the first month of the year. I am 1/12 of the way through a No Spend Year and it is time to assess how I spent my money this month. HOME £5/£2.50 WORK EXPENSE £5.90/£7.50 SOCIAL £161.07/£25 (ooops) HEALTH £13.50/£5 GIFT £27.87/£25 TRAVEL (DAY TO DAY) £2/£10 So good points: I was under budget […]

Financial Review of Week 4

Hi everyone, Another week has passed, and I really hope I don’t spend any more as this week has been a wee bit spend-tastic (I will be the first to admit I sometimes take liberties with the English Language) SOCIAL Meal out with the boyfriend £15 Costume accessories for Friend’s Hen Party £4  I debated long and […]