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I can’t figure out why, but the console is printing out each item 4 times in a row. —
[[‘Edith Mcbride’, ‘$1.21’, ‘white’, ‘\n09/15/17’], [‘Edith Mcbride’, ‘$1.21’, ‘white’, ‘\n09/15/17’], [‘Edith Mcbride’, ‘$1.21’, ‘white’, ‘\n09/15/17’], [‘Edith Mcbride’, ‘$1.21’, ‘white’, ‘\n09/15/17’], [‘Herbert Tran’, ‘$7.29’, ‘\nwhite&blue’, ‘09/15/17’], [‘Herbert Tran’, ‘$7.29’, ‘\nwhite&blue’, ‘09/15/17’], [‘Herbert Tran’, ‘$7.29’, ‘\nwhite&blue’, ‘09/15/17’], [‘Herbert Tran’, ‘$7.29’, ‘\nwhite&blue’, ‘09/15/17’], [‘Paul Clarke’, ‘$12.52 \n’, ‘white&blue’, ‘09/15/17’], [‘Paul Clarke’, ‘$12.52 \n’, ‘white&blue’, ‘09/15/17’], [‘Paul Clarke’, ‘$12.52 \n’, ‘white&blue’, ‘09/15/17’], [‘Paul Clarke’, ‘$12.52 \n’, ‘white&blue’, ‘09/15/17’]

daily_sales_replaced = daily_sales.replace(“;,;”,“+”)

daily_transactions = daily_sales_replaced.split(“,”)

daily_transactions_split =
for transaction in daily_transactions:
daily_transactions_split.append(transaction.split(“+”))

print(daily_transactions_split)

transactions_clean =
for transaction in daily_transactions_split:
transaction_clean =
for data_point in transaction:
transaction_clean.append(data_point.replace(“\n”,“”).strip(" "))
transactions_clean.append(transaction_clean)

print(transactions_clean)

customers =
sales =
thread_sold =

for transaction in transactions_clean:
customers.append(transaction[0])
sales.append(transaction[1])
thread_sold.append(transaction[2])

print(customers)

print(sales)

print(thread_sold)

total_sales = 0
for sale in sales:
total_sales += float(sale.strip(“$”))

print(total_sales)

what am I doing wrong???

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hi @wlang2602 first please format your code
and I will help.

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sorry I forgot yo can’t format your code yet