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, […]

Financial Review of Week 5/52 2018

Hi Everybody, The house needed restocking of food, apparently, despite the cupboards being full, but I think I just have ‘new month = new stock’ as a train of thought in my head. This week I had some pretty good bargains, or ‘wombles’ as I call them. I bought a £61.65 Amazon order which contained: A […]

October 2017 Spending Review

Hi Everybody! (I always begin these posts with ‘Hi Everybody!’ to try and attract attention for the posts which historically get the least views) So time for an analysis of how my disposable income was spent in October. This is what I was calculating on my spreadsheet at 11.50 pm yesterday. GIFTS £37.68 The majority was […]

Financial Review of Week 43

Hi everybody! Well it is only three days late, here is the financial review of last week. FOOD AND HOUSEHOLD SHOPPING (Quite frankly an indecent sized) Pizza £3.65 Milk, Cheese, Toilet Roll, Bread, Bag for Life £5.96 B I G Online Morrison’s Food Shop £55.96 TOTAL = £65.57 This is reasonable, unfortunately the Boy may have run amok whilst […]

Be Prepared to be Bored…6 Month Expenditure Comparisons

I decided that on the 1st of April 2015 I would start keeping a thorough spending diary. I said that this was because it was the start of a new tax year but really it was because I hadn’t had the idea in January. I never expected to keep it up, but I did. And […]

August 2017 Expenses

Yo everybody! I am watching Extreme Cheapskates, it’s great, I’ve never seen this show before. Anyway, now that I have the internet again I can finally do all the blog posts I have to catch up on. Let’s see how I spent my disposable income in August! POSTAGE AND PACKAGING = £43.03 I sold some stuff […]

I am a Consumer, Therefore I Consume

I have been flexing my shopping muscles. Restrained, considered purchases, contraband in terms of the no spend year but not wild and decadent items in them self, they were all practical, but still I have anxiety. Things needed replacing in our house. The clock in the kitchen broke, we didn’t realise how essential it was […]

August 2017 Accounts

Hi everybody. August was a good month financially. But let’s see just how good it was (dun dun dun) MONEY IN Wages £1008.05 Tax Rebate £182.20 Ebay Sales £35.13 Selling books £19.03 TOTAL MONEY IN = £1244.41 MONEY OUT Bills £835.32 Expenses post July pay day £48.02 Expenses pre August pay day £155.40 TOTAL MONEY OUT = £1038.74 MONEY IN – MONEY OUT = £205.67 […]