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24 Faces You'll Recognise If You're Broke In London

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1. When you live in a houseshare with way too many people and you're all trying to use the kitchen at the same time.

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2. When it's the end of the month and you're trying to jazz up your Pot Noodles with hot sauce.

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3. When you get in the shower and realise you forgot to top up your gas meter.

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4. When you're at an event and there's free food.

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5. When the council finds you after you move house and hits you with back tax.

6. When you find an open bar.

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7. When you're trying to save on your tube fare so you walk home.

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8. When your Railcard expires.

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9. When it's January but you're not about to put the heater on.

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10. When you've got your phone, internet, and water bills to pay all at the same time.

11. When you start paying back your student loan.

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12. When you're dealing with an infestitation in your disgusting flat.

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13. When rent is due the day before you get paid and there's literally nothing you can do about it.

14. When it's your turn to buy a round.

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15. When you need your boo to loan you £100.

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16. When there's free lunch at work.

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17. When you see the ticket inspector moving down your carriage and you gotta run for it.

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18. When your aunties all have an opinion about how you could get your life together.

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19. When there's a 2-for-1 deal on chicken at Sainsbury's.

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20. When you find £20 in your coat pocket and need to celebrate.

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21. When the estate agent is charging you a £300 fee to print off a tenancy agreement.

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22. When you're £10 from the bottom of your overdraft and nobody can save you.

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23. When it's finally payday and you splash out on a £7 bottle of wine.

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24. When you're going about your business acting like everything fine.