JUNE 2017 EXPENSES – How did my money get spent in June?

Well another month has passed, it is time to look at how my money got spent in June, what categories, how much, etc. SOCIAL Social costs in June = £81.73 TRAVEL (DAY TO DAY) Travel costs = £38.30 GIFTS Gift costs = £30.07 And now the category I affectionately refer to as the I FUCKED UP category. I […]

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 […]

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 […]

A small good thing

(Thank you to Raymond Carver for the title) I have had an interesting day money wise, and it is perhaps fitting I end the day watching the film The Big Short. In my ‘old’ life waking up the day after payday would mean a few things. The compulsion to hit the shops would be so consuming […]

A full assessment of my monthly income

Hi everyone, Well as you know today was payday, wooo to the hoooo! I have decided to show the full extent of my finances by comparing my income versus my outgoings. So here goes: FEBRUARY 2017 INCOME (After student loan repayments, pension contribution, taxes and national insurance) £1206.26 OUTGOINGS Paying back boyfriend for Dr Who […]

Financial Review of Week 3

Hi everybody, it is time again for a weekly review: I have to quickly add some expenses that occurred last Sunday after I posted a review, and they were: SUNDAY SOCIAL £3.10 Coffee and small cake with Boyfriend £3 Chips with boyfriend and two other friends whilst watching a WWE British Wrestling tournament. On to […]