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We made it

Its been a tough couple of weeks, we ran out of money a week last monday. Now when I say we ran out of money, we had food, gas and electric, bills mostly all paid. We just couldn’t have anything … Continue reading

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No, thats fine I can eat air

In April, its a new tax year in the UK (might be the rest of the world as well) this means things change such as tax credits benefit, which is based on how much earn throughout the year, along with … Continue reading

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Good then bad

It was a bit of a weird one yesterday, my PIP back payment hit yesterday, which was lovely, with it, I managed to pay off a couple of debts we had gotten into, it will pay for Christmas and a … Continue reading

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Go out he says

On Sunday, we realised we were running low on electric, I am not sure if other countries have these, but we have pay metres for both gas and electric. Basically you go into the shop with your key or card … Continue reading

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I have adulted today

Now someone build me a fort and give me a cookie and milk.   Its been a productive morning, partner got paid and I then spent the money on bills.

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I have finally found a problem with my flat

Six months in and I have finally found what is wrong with it, well I say wrong, its a thing that can be sorted very easily. It is too fucking hot. Its nearly 1am and I feel like I am … Continue reading

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Well this all seems perfectly reasonable

I got a letter today, telling me my PIP (disability benefit) is going up by £1.23 a month and it got me thinking, which lets face it, is never a good thing. Here are just a few things I have … Continue reading

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It never rains but it pours

Today I was expecting a benefit payment (child tax credits) which I needed desperatly to pay rent and bills, I usually get £200 I got £18 and no one can explain why. To be honest this was the straw that … Continue reading

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A serious one

I have touched on this before, but it is effecting us now more than ever and I know a lot of people are effected by it, but its one of those things you just don’t talk about. Its money, when … Continue reading

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