I Am Financially Insecure

for those who are teetering on financial disaster 3 People

    I Know I Am Not Alone....

    I have never known a time, since I left my parent's home, that I felt financially secure for any length of time. I used to be on disability for bipolar disorder-SSI--for many years--until I was able to feel like I could work a job--at which point I got one and kept it for almost...
    greenlionburning greenlionburning
    41-45
    Dec 21, 2010

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