Spending Diary 6th – 12th July 2020

Hi everybody, This week is special for me because on ‘hump day’ I will only have 50 days left until I am debt free. I started the countdown on my blog from day 100 so I am half way through the countdown, though obviously it’s been a lot longer than that. But I digress, let’s …

Spending Diary 29th June to 5th July 2020

Hi everybody, Welcome to another week in the life of Flo’s wallet! I’ll take you through my spending. 29/06/2020 Today is a glorious day because today is pay day! Is there any better day? Who knows? I spent some time paying off my credit card bill this morning that was £117.19. This is just a …

Spending Diary 11th to 17th May 2020

Hi everybody, Money is fast becoming a priority. I am so lucky to be earning a full wage and be able to work from home during this time, but that doesn’t mean I can stop doing my best with my money. I am classed as a low earner, so I think my earning potential is …

May 2020 Financial Projection

Hi everyone, I got my pay slip yesterday and pay day is tomorrow, therefore I have time to do a projection of my money for the month ahead. I earn £20725 a year. Depending on my performance at work I can expect a bonus of about £150 (before tax) each quarter. This month I seem …

Spending Diary 13th – 19th April 2020

Hi everybody! This is going to be a very short and boring blog post because here is the total of what I’ve spent this week. 13/04/2020 Last week I placed an order with a local independent coffee shop shut because of Covid-19 for a 6 pack of Oatly Barista style oat milk as it’s my …

Flo’s Spending Diary April 2020 (so far)

Hi everybody! I’m relaunching the spending diaries I used to do on my blog, back when I wrote on it regularly. I will catch up on the whole of April so far even though it is longer than a week, and then next Sunday I will just do a review of the week gone. Here …

Financial Review of Quarter 1 2020

Hi everybody! I want to return to the spending diaries I used to do. I’ll admit, I don’t have the energy to do one for every week of this year so far. So please excuse me but I’m just going to do a review of what in business you may call ‘Quarter 1’ of January …

Financial Review of Weeks 13, 14, 15, 16 (I’m sorry for the delay)

Here’s the thing about working 7 days a week. Even when the 6th and 7th days of working total just 8 hours you find you lack the time to get everything done. My Blog has taken the hit. I will proceed with the financial reviews: FOOD AND HOUSEHOLD SHOPPING Pizza, Pasta, Pasta Sauce, Cookies, Bread, …