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[_] Advisor for home budgeting?

Steve James us.redpumas at
Fri Feb 1 15:36:18 GMT 2013

Try bulk buying certain items? Do a monthly or bi-monthly shop at
Macro or CostCo.


On 1 February 2013 14:29, Damian Webber <damian.webber at> wrote:
> Hello all
> I've just finished entering my families entire spending for the year into
> agilebase so I can see exactly where my income is going (we tried Lloyds
> TSB Money Manager but it's much too vague).
> Using agilebase I've got pretty much a perfect dashboard for analyzing
> spend.
> However, looking at the figures I can't see what I can do to give me some
> spare £ at the end of every month. (e.g. Total spend in ALL supermarkets =
> £115 for a family of four)
> I guess we could try and keep supermarket spend down to £100 p/w then we
> would save £780 over a year
> It must be possible to spend less monthly as (generally) I end up with a
> zero balance in my bank account (I think it's probably very easy to spend
> what you earn)
> So my question is: does anybody know of a service/person/people who can
> help me make some decisions on where  to cut the spend - really I think I
> need those superscrimper peeps or that chap called Alvin to sort us out
> P.S. agilebase absolutely rocks for this type of data input and reporting -
> well done Oliver et al!
> *Damian Webber*
> Knowledge Management Consultant
> @damianwebber <> | 07590 807 252
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