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by rinty
Fri Sep 25, 2015 7:32 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Sept 25, 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 1996

Re: Daily Check in Sept 25, 2015

Glad your DH is home today, Maggie. Its hard when they are so far away. Lunchtime here. No work but its been busy. I had a mammogram then a doctors appointment. I have to say, this small market town has a kickin' health service. Really good care. I got to the mammogram.............it was in one of t...
by rinty
Fri Sep 25, 2015 3:23 am
Forum: Holiday Planning
Topic: Twelve Weeks!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 4676

Re: Twelve Weeks!!!

Agghhhh ! That's a fact I didn't want to know this morning ; ) Mainly just saving money to buy the Big Gifts, that's coming along. My own Sealed Pot is satisfyingly heavy. I am in 2 minds. One, its Christmas, the kids and grandkids are lovely lets go nuts as if DH wasn't on a retired income :shock: ...
by rinty
Thu Sep 24, 2015 3:01 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Is retirment what you thought it would be??
Replies: 19
Views: 4312

Re: Is retirment what you thought it would be??

I love being retired, but I'm not sure what I thought it would be, I am always amazed when I read about what everyone is planning to do for the day it the daily reports. I love having time for long lunches with my friends. In the summer I have time to sit by the pool and read. I can take care of my...
by rinty
Thu Sep 24, 2015 2:49 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Savings/Emergency Fund
Replies: 12
Views: 2110

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: 3030

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: 3030

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...