I Am Suffering From the Economy

This group is for anyone suffering in this tough economic times. 173 People

    I Formed a Group

    about having financial problems. If you want you can check it out.
    MySweetLord MySweetLord
    36-40, F
    Aug 26, 2009

    LOST Everything

    This year has been hard for everyone, including me, I lost my home of seven years, I had to file bankruptcy and all those so call 800-numbers that are to help home owners keep their homes forget about it, they don't work, My home was the biggest investment I had, I was very proud...
    xxhoney xxhoney
    26-30
    7 Responses Jan 27, 2009

    Better Than Most Though.

    I think l have it better than most because l have my friends and have done without saving money every chance l got over the past years,  but quite honestly everything can change in a moments notice and l am trying to focus on living moment to moment for the first time in my...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Jan 27, 2009

    I Am Scared of Losing Everything!

    My husband is a carpenter! when the houseing market crashed so did his work. He has been working off and on but the past few months he hasnt been able to find work at all and we are living off of my credit card! bills are behind, creditors are calling! I am stressed out! I ...
    ic9365 ic9365
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 24, 2009
    DefiantRed DefiantRed
    70+
    Aug 2, 2010

    Middle Class = Hurting Class

    Its the middle class that suffer the most.  Hard workers ~ working hard everyday to support their families.  We do everything right.  We don't spend crazy.  But yet, I beleive that the rich are just getting richer, and the poor are getting rewarded. ...
    Neveah Neveah
    16-17, F
    9 Responses Aug 11, 2009

    Life Gets Tough Then It Gets Tougher.

    I am not one to wine and I don't want to. I guess I just need to vent, get advice or some ideas. The economy has really put me in a pinch. You see I have been in the construction industry mostly my whole life. I am a highly skilled finish carpenter that has worked in million...
    wishforthebest wishforthebest
    51-55, M
    1 Response Mar 13, 2013

    GOP Thanks The Troops By Gutting Food Stamps For 170,000 Veterans

    Apparently the GOP thinks veterans haven’t sacrificed enough – after deciding to cut roughly 170,000 vets from food stamps they hunt for more things to cut. – Milt Priggee, www.miltpriggee.com Apparently the GOP thinks veterans haven’t sacrificed enough after deciding...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 15, 2013

    You Are Not Alone

    I never thought this would be the way my life would look like at this age (almost 25, some of you say this is young, maybe. but its exhausting), an age where you feel you are investing in your future and you live out your wildest dreams & going out to meet new people...
    divaviva02 divaviva02
    22-25
    1 Response Aug 26, 2009

    No Job

    Been jobless since last May!!! I apply everywhere in this town about every 30 days, and not ONE SINGLE callback. I'm completely at a loss as to what to do next. I have never had this much trouble finding a job.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 5, 2010

    On the Road to Losing It All

    My husband has been a real estate agent for many years and he's always done very well. We've never really had to worry and a few years ago we had more money than we ever dreamed of in the bank. So we decided it was time to build a bigger house for our family. So the new house...
    infinitedreamer infinitedreamer
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 13, 2009

    I have to listen to my mother cry her eyes out

    every night because she's not sure wether she still has a job to come to. She's a single mom because her and my dad divorced. I shouldn't have to hear that at only 16. So if anyone says that we're lucky to live in a free country. I don't wanna hear it....
    Sd6752 Sd6752
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 27, 2014

    I Have Been Suffering Long Before This

    I guess sometimes its good to be poor. I have been getting by most of my life. No college, no big job no big house to loose,no boat,no summer house. I stopped putting in 401 when I quit the job that lowered my pay so they would make more, their stock holders would make more. They...
    IrishEyesTellNoLies IrishEyesTellNoLies
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Feb 25, 2009

    US Housing Finance Reform Debate

    Washington Post says that $270bn housing aide since GFC still has not solved homelessness. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/09/04/this-chart-shows-why-270-billion-in-housing-aid-hasnt-solved-homelessness/? I also read the on-line article in New York Times...
    VentNote VentNote
    51-55, M
    Sep 11, 2013

    In Need Of Donations

    I am a mother of 5 boys. I have Mixed Connective Tissue Disease and I am applying for disability. My family is struggling to pay bills and we are often coming up short. The children need beds and would like to watch television but our main need is financial assistance. We are...
    nikka11 nikka11
    36-40, F
    Nov 13, 2011

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    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
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    ShellFlower119 ShellFlower119
    18-21, F
    Apr 19
    I am pleased to add my support to keep EP from closing down. It is a valuable resource that from my viewpoint has respected privacy and confidentiality.
    Socoh Socoh
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    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
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    I am hanging in but am feeling really bad right now. I am paying dearly for what my family did to me. I am trying not to hate them. I am trying to forgive. I got turned down for a...
    321Peach 321Peach
    22-25, F
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    I wanted to share this story before the website got paused because meeting this person has made such a huge impact on my life. I had just made my ep at a time in my life where I...
    sleeplesscollegestudent sleeplesscollegestudent
    18-21, F
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    Donnaen Donnaen
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    People say to be happy about the memories you have with them but I can't, he was taken away from me and my family when I was only 3-4 years old I try so hard to remember but I can...
    Rosesofguernsey Rosesofguernsey
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    nevets68 nevets68
    46-50, M
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    cmj03 cmj03
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    notPC notPC
    56-60, F
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    I have been working from home for about 3 months now and it beats leaving my kids in a daycare. I can say right now from experience, I would feel guilty every time I would leave...
    dandelionkid1free dandelionkid1free
    31-35, F
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    BSTisapain BSTisapain
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    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 10
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    16-17, M
    Apr 10
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    Apr 10
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    YourSecretAdmire22 YourSecretAdmire22
    22-25, M
    Apr 9
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    Taynkbot Taynkbot
    18-21, M
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    Ancientphoenix78 Ancientphoenix78
    36-40, F
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    Johnny170 Johnny170
    16-17, M
    Apr 7
    I lost my step dad 9 years ago to kidney Cancer and a dear friend from middle school. You never really recover you just learn to live without them.
    prada1010 prada1010
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Apr 7
    I'm so sad... I feel so lonely.... Coming across really horrible dudes who just wanna have "fun" and yeah I can't blame them.... They can do as they please.... BUT TO DECEiVE...
    endlessl0ve endlessl0ve
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    Apr 7
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    Talia90 Talia90
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 7
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    Unintendedgirl Unintendedgirl
    22-25, F
    Apr 7
    Yes. But I am highly concerned how it will survive within all other after the announcement was made. That, Experienceagain, or any other site. I would love ep to be more secure and...
    fuckuprincessanyajaki fuckuprincessanyajaki
    41-45, F
    Apr 7
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    RossAshton RossAshton
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Apr 7
    Three weeks ago I was leaving the office for the day when I fell and twisted my right ankle badly on the last step down to the ground. It hurt something fierce, but I didn't know...
    RyanJ999 RyanJ999
    41-45, M
    Apr 7
    That moment when you kinda hate everything, cuz you don't fit in the standards of the society. You feel the most ugly, ashamed of yourself. You feel like a failure, and it gets...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 7
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    avenueducation avenueducation
    26-30, F
    Apr 6
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    BSTisapain BSTisapain
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 5
    Have a thing called Spondylolytis. It is when the fluid in my vertebral joints eats the cartilage instead of feeding it. With the cartilage gone my vertebra are not held together...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    Apr 4
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    savemoney savemoney
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    TheStomachCreeper TheStomachCreeper
    18-21, M
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    KartierCutie18 KartierCutie18
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    allfunandplay allfunandplay
    22-25, M
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    cuteblackgirl12345 cuteblackgirl12345
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