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I Am Losing My Home

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    Tomorrow My Family Is Homeless

    Tomorrow I will lose my home, I did everything to protect my family that I could.  My husband is terminal and everything fell on my shoulders. I did a bankruptcy to protect our home, we had no credit cards it was only day to day bills and medial bills. What...
    mommy2four mommy2four 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 19, 2009

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    Nineteen And Almost Homeless

    I've lived in my home in Maine for almost 15 years. My grandfather built it when my grandparents moved almost 50 years ago. It's a small brown house with a basement and an attic and three bedrooms, 1 giant bathroom, a medium sized living room and a small kitchen. My grandparents...
    Kuron Kuron 18-21 Sep 9, 2012

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    Lengthy Sob Story.

    my dad died recently, we have a little over 100,000 in medical bills, and cant aford to rent our farm style home which we have lived in for 2 years now, which before we moved around for a year after losing our house to forclosure. I cant go through this again. I dont want to live...
    BurningCastle BurningCastle 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 2, 2009

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    I Am Losing My Home

    we bought our home 10 years and have been paying on time until one year ago.My husbands business went down he was rob and a customer was killed at the place of business and we never recovered from it,We are owing $850,000 and the house is worth $1,400,000 our credit is not good...
    akusika21 akusika21 46-50, F Aug 20, 2013

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    Please Pray For Me

    i HARDLY KNOW WHERE TO START.  THINGS HAVE GONE FROM BAD TO WORSE IN SUCH A SHORT TIME.  YOU SEE MY HUSBAND LOST MOST OF HIS PENSION WHEN THE STOCK MARKET HADS IT PROBLEMS.  A VERY LARGE AMOUNT.  HE WAS IN EARLY RETIREMENT AND WE HAD JUST PURCHASED A NEW HOME...
    A10M9 A10M9 56-60 1 Response Sep 13, 2010

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    Are They Taking Away Your Home?

    If you are losing your home, consider this... People pay tons of money an hour for an attorney to stand up and defend them against cases like this, but their is a solution, legalshield.com. For only $40 a month you get access to the greatest attorneys in your area, they will...
    Cveca Cveca 18-21 2 Responses Oct 27, 2011

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    We Have to Do a Short Sale On Our Home.

    My husband and I would drive by the models and look at each other and say, "Someday we'll go in and look." One day we finally did. Put a deposit down and started to get everything in order. It took 20 months and 3 hurricanes but the house was finally built. I love my...
    caitilie caitilie 41-45, F 10 Responses Jul 4, 2008

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    I'll Be Losing My Home Soon

    I'll soon be losing my home.   I've only owned it a little over a year. I got laid off from a good paying job a year ago (just 5 months after I closed on this house).  When I bought the house I could afford it.  I don't have an ARM...I've got a good interest...
    Roaring20s Roaring20s 41-45, M 6 Responses Aug 13, 2008

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    I Have Lost Everything In A Matter Of Days!!

    Hello, I am a 22 year old single mother of 2, my beautiful, sweet 5 year old, and my unborn son who I am currently pregnant due in 4 months. One day, my car stopped running. The engine blew, and working a minimum wage job with little hours, I cannot afford to restore my vehicle...
    Mshoover22 Mshoover22 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 14, 2013

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    Losing My 5 Bedroom Home For $6,800!!!

    I am a 28 yr old woman trying to survive on my own. My father was diagnosed and died of colon cancer/stroke and left me with a house full of debt. I decided to not only work one job but two and walk to and from work by myself in a bad neighborhood even in the winter just to get...
    lilcsmiley lilcsmiley 26-30, F Sep 16, 2011

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    Family With No Place To Go And No Where To Turn

    I'm in a privately held mortgage with a crack addict I found out after the fact been in my home sense feb of 09 got behind because of partner ship break up of a small business now the phone isn't ringing my wife and four children are scared out of their wits my children are...
    Airezenmaster Airezenmaster 51-55, M Aug 24, 2013

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    What Am I Going To Tell My Kids?

    I am a married mother of a 7 year old boy and 3 year old girl. We have lived in our home for 12 years. I began working full time in 1995 when I was 18. I worked no less than 40 hours per week up until 2011 when I took a buyout from my job. It was a crap-shoot really. If I...
    Nichole5 Nichole5 36-40, F 34 Responses Sep 11, 2013

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    How I Got A Loan Modification

    I tried for almost two years to get a loan modification through my lender, Bank of America. Because, after all the only way to get a loan modification is through your lender - right? Well, yes - that is right. But! I had to find out the hard way that you can get an attorney to...
    markchris markchris 31-35 1 Response Aug 5, 2011

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    I Am Sorry For All Those Losing Their Home

    Just now, I read a story by a lady who is going to lose her home.I live in Sydney Australia and when I hear or read such stories, I really feel very sorry for those affected. We here somehow dodged the impacts of the 2008~09 economic crisis more or less intact in Australia. The...
    nswwoy nswwoy 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 28, 2013

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    I Moved To Denver To Find No House!

    I have had a hard time with this month everything has gone wrong. First we had a grand time going through the airport and boarding the plane to our new home in Denver. Well we got here to find it was a scam and we lost out on our money and left me my wife and 3 little girls ages...
    lifewithbreasts lifewithbreasts 36-40 Sep 30, 2013

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    Life, and Hopless.

    A little while ago [with in the past year], our home got damaged by weather, twice in two months. Both were to the point of needing massive aid, the first time we got it, the second we didn't. We moved, leaving alot behind but still owning the property. After we moved, our lively...
    heartwithout heartwithout 36-40 Sep 19, 2009

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    Sad

    Ive been in my home 4yrs & because my lanlord didnt pay his morgage so now we are gonna have to move we feel like were being punished we are losing everything we worked hard to get I keep asking god why but only god knows.i know in my heart we are gonna be homeless & we are...
    Elizabeth1967 Elizabeth1967 36-40, F Nov 12, 2013

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    Late Taxes

    We have never missed a mortgage payment. But the bank my husband worked for, and who holds our mortgage, downsized him in June. We were late on our spring property taxes. We believed, according to the state, we chad till Nov. 1st to pay them. But the bank w/o a warning phone...
    Illtrickit Illtrickit 36-40, F Oct 16, 2012

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    I'm not exactly losing it I guess,

    but me and my family are getting kicked out of my house. I've lived in this house since I was 3 years old and am now 19. This house, this neighborhood, it's all comfortable and now because he would get some extra money my landlord has decided to sell my home, forcing me and my...
    skyblue12 skyblue12 18-21, F Jan 20

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    Desperately Seeking Hope

    I knew nothing about mortgages, just signed my initials. Five years later I am learning the hard way. We are in a negative amortization loan on our dream home. We owe more than what the house is worth now. We haven't defaulted yet, but on February 1st, our payment more than...
    Hrtbrkg Hrtbrkg 31-35 1 Response Dec 11, 2011

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    Has Anyone Worked With Loss Mitigation On a Modification?

    I just submitted my loan modification paperwork to Citimortgage today.  I proposed that they take both my mortgages and modify them from 30 years to 40 years and keep my interest rates the same (I have good interest rates...no ARMS). I'm hoping that they'll seriously...
    Roaring20s Roaring20s 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 24, 2008

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    I Can'T Bear To Lose My Home Of Almost 30 Years

    I have rented the same rent controlled apartment for almost 30 years. This is my home, my refuge, my sanctuary. My landlord sold our house to be demolished last year without even bothering to tell us. We had to read about it in the newspaper. I am outraged and feel betrayed...
    onelegshorter onelegshorter 51-55 Mar 11, 2013

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    Everything is happening way to fast... again. I know my family is just trying to help, but doing things on their time usually means it is done super fast! I signed a lease for a...
    sunniedays89 sunniedays89 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    We've been best friends for over four years now. He's gay so we could honestly talk about everything and anything. We could walk through the mall talking about how cute that guy...
    kay5262 kay5262 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Canada. I've been there before, it's really nice. I'm learning French and I've told my parents so many times that Canada is where I'm going to live. However, I feel like that's...
    fuzzycats12 fuzzycats12 13-15, F 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    west coast of Mexico - in the waves is where I belong - the ocean is home
    Li1981 Li1981 31-35, F 13 hrs ago

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    FINALLY seeing results: My Transformation Story-- I have been having a very hard time losing weight since I decided I was TOO out of shape about a year ago. I had just ended a...
    redbeard83 redbeard83 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    I moved back home after college and all my college friends stayed on the east coast and my high school friends moved away and the ones that are still here I feel I have grown up...
    SofaRose SofaRose 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I like being naked at home and for my boyfriend to come over so he can play with me
    jessicatooreal jessicatooreal 16-17, F 5 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    After some tricky admission, 10 weeks ago, I have been on oxygen at home and it really has made a huge difference to me. I can walk to the toilet and back and don't have to...
    SacrificedSin87 SacrificedSin87 26-30, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I love being naked SO much. All over home and even outside Nothing better than being naked in the woods
    c0wboi c0wboi 31-35 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    You know that feeling when you eat easy to much junk food and takeout for at least a week. Then you make a home-cooked meal. So good. I just love that feeling.
    Makaleetah Makaleetah 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    My family is from the Caribbean so the food is like extra amazing. Recently, I started college so I haven't had a nice home cooked meal in a while. I miss my ox tail and rice and...
    Khadijah96 Khadijah96 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    Yes just losing a little weight slowly but surely can definitely help alleviate many health problems you have. Start by eliminating soda, it's a great start to losing some pounds...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I feel like I'm losing myself completely. As if the person I had known all my life growing up is leaving and I am honestly really unhappy about it. The term “I love you, you're...
    Lucile199 Lucile199 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I stopped taking most of my meds.. Trazadone , naltrexone, Wellbutrin and Buspar . I've been very emotional, high anxiety, and angry. I'm married w two step kids, one girl 19 and...
    connie14 connie14 41-45, F Jun 23

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    I lost my virginty when I was 15 to a guy I had been seeing for about 3 days. By the third date he asked if we could have sex. I was shocked that he wanted sex so early in the...
    RubyTuesday413 RubyTuesday413 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 5

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    I'm not married, but I did move with my girlfriend to a new location together, and neither of us have anywhere to go... And she wants to go home, be single, be free, **** other...
    kylec45 kylec45 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    So today...yeah today...was...a day....yup. So I had a parade today, because I am in color guard, and they told us to leave our phone/purses in the buses because we would be back...
    true16 true16 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    At the moment, there is no one I love. Which makes me fearless. So when you lose them all, please know that you will be at peace. You won't be afraid once they're gone; and that's...
    TheSmartestManOnEarth TheSmartestManOnEarth 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 23

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    Losing someone close to me. Any recommendations on how to get her back? Thanks.
    adav218 adav218 13-15, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    I'm Losing Two Once-Close Friends. I had two friends, both of them girls, with whom I was once close (they probably didn't even know each other). So the first girl, I'll call her...
    FR3DR1CKA FR3DR1CKA 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    Losing a bit of it every day....
    ThePeach ThePeach 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 25

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    I've lost so many people I've loved, my father, my granddad parents, a cousin, a baby and a partner as well as several friends so now I'm absolutely terrified of losing everyone...
    elegantstorms elegantstorms 31-35, F Jul 1

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    So......I've remained hopeful for a while but am slowly losing hope that the supernatural exist or that they would even appear to someone like me. Should I keep on hoping or give...
    wolflover1648 wolflover1648 16-17 Jul 2

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