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[_] Advisor for home budgeting?

Marc Carter marc at theenglishgroup.co.uk
Sat Feb 2 10:01:31 GMT 2013

This thread has provoked much debate at home. 

...and just to add fuel to your fire, I drive a three litre BMW and am in the car at the moment - average mpg 25.6. 



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On 2 Feb 2013, at 09:32, "Damian Webber" <damian.webber at gmail.com> wrote:

> I just got in the wife's car. Average mpg = 15.8
> 
> She's got to go
> 
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew Holway <andrew.holway at gmail.com>
> Sender: underscore-bounces at under-score.org.uk
> Date: Sat, 2 Feb 2013 08:27:30 
> To: underscore at under-score.org.uk<underscore at under-score.org.uk>
> Reply-To: underscore at under-score.org.uk
> Subject: Re: [_] Advisor for home budgeting?
> 
> Have you considered homosexuality? My gay friends appear to be dripping in fucking cash. I would say having your bread buttered in that manner is a small price to pay for financial security.
> 
> Am 1 Feb 2013 um 15:29 schrieb Damian Webber <damian.webber at gmail.com>:
> 
>> 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 <http://twitter.com/damianwebber> | 07590 807 252
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