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by rinty
Thu Sep 24, 2015 2:49 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Savings/Emergency Fund
Replies: 12
Views: 2064

Re: Savings/Emergency Fund

We have to have £X or I get hives !!! If it goes below I would be a wreck ! Realistically it has to be enough to pay for any emergencys........and they tend to be expensive !
by rinty
Thu Sep 24, 2015 12:53 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Sept 24, 2015
Replies: 19
Views: 2951

Re: Daily Check in Sept 24, 2015

Ellen Marie, for what its worth, I think it would be MORE frugal to fix your roof. Get a couple of quotes from reputable firms and Get Her Done ; ) It will protect the value of your home for one thing, you don't want to de-value it by not keeping on top of the upkeep. Also, peace of mind......it'll ...
by rinty
Thu Sep 24, 2015 10:48 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Sept 24, 2015
Replies: 19
Views: 2951

Re: Daily Check in Sept 24, 2015

Hey Guys, Sat watching Pope Francis live, crying my eyes out " Let us remember the Golden Rule"......he is such a wonderful man. He is talking about the refugees crisis. He seems like the worlds only leader right now. I went to the Job Centre. Need to jump thru a lot of hoops to qualify for some cou...
by rinty
Wed Sep 23, 2015 11:20 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Sept 23, 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 3670

Re: Daily Check in Sept 23, 2015

Hey Guys, Maggie, I hope you can relax and get your mind in neutral. It will be whirring around just with DS taking his driving test, to be fair , never mind work stuff. Sometimes we overthink things (((hugs))) anyway. Jackie, hope all goes well for DH and he gets the treatment he needs. Hoping both...
by rinty
Wed Sep 23, 2015 4:05 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In Sept. 22, 2015
Replies: 16
Views: 2765

Re: Daily Check In Sept. 22, 2015

Thank you! He starts at the new place Oct. 5, so he'll have a few days to just enjoy life. :) We need to do some painting on the exterior of the house, but I'm putting off anything that requires getting on a ladder until we have health insurance again, which won't be until early November. Unless we...
by rinty
Tue Sep 22, 2015 11:45 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: So tell me - is this customer service & am I wrong?
Replies: 13
Views: 2518

Re: So tell me - is this customer service & am I wrong?

Hi frugals - Need your usual good sense take on things. I have regaled you ad nauseum with the Ant Wars of 2015 that I have been participating in. We are still getting ants!!! I have had the exterminators back 5 times since we keep having problems and they said they would come back if we had ants. ...