Posts Tagged "thrift"

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Matched Betting ROI – Return on Investment

I started this wee project on 11/07/12 with a “float” of £350 – I have since “repaid” that float back to whence it came and the figure I present to you today of £1915 is pure profit that is an ROI, in 8 months, of nearly 550% – I have no doubts – this percentage return will not scale

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Biggest week, foretold by a fortune cookie!

I opened my betting email account to find an offer from one of my bookies for a 50% deposit Bonus on Bingo, typically bingo bonuses are no longer risk free. They used to be in the past when there was a sub culture of “Bingo Bonus Baggers” who would get a bonus, play through it, and withdraw whatever winnings for free..

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In One Hand, Out the Other PTII

Thrift mode came into play, time to go shopping. I do like to research online but when shopping for large items I do like to see before I buy though I also knew I’d likely get a better deal if I shopped online so first I set about researching what features we’d most like in a new family PC . The first thing voted for was unanimous.. it had to be laptop so that bit was easy.

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In One Hand and Out the Other PT I

6 Hours later I was about chucking the whole thing through the nearest window, I had a catch22 on my hands, I had the ingredients all installed, but one. One of those ingredients (drivers) needed installed at the same time as Windows was installed, but I couldn’t install it without Windows being installed??!!?? .. I really want to swear again here grrr.. and I thought I was over it ;)