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 …

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 10th to 16th August 2020

Hi everybody, This week was a bit tough for me as on Tuesday my mum was cremated and it felt like I had lost her all over again that day. I’ll take you through the spending. 10/08/2020 My Dad’s birthday today! After work I called him up and spoke to him on a video call. …

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 …

Spending Diary 27th July to 2nd August 2020

Hi everyone, I had taken this week off work due to needing to sort out things after my mum’s death, some of the days have been harder than others. 27/07/2020 I decided to travel back to my home town to see some family and be with them during this time. My training ticket cost £45.05 …

Spending Diary 20th – 26th July 2020

Spending Diary 20th to 26th July 2020 Hi all, I must precede this late spending diary with the information that on Monday 20th July I received the news that my wonderful mum had passed away suddenly and unexpectedly from a heart attack. It has understandably been a very hard time. 20/07/2020 Before I received the …

Spending Diary 13th – 19th July 2020

Spending Diary 13th – 19th July 2020 Hi everybody! I hope you are all well. This week had a couple of notable events. Some good, some bad. I’ll take you through it. 13/07/2020 Back to work again. Today I did a short run that took in posting a letter to my Grandpa on the way …

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 …