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I Feel For Everyone Struggling In This Bad Economy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 29 People

    It's Tough Out There.

    We had an opening at the coffee shop so I put an ad in the local papers help wanted section. Its a 10.00 an hour job for 5 hours a day and 5 days a week We got 250 applications and many were College Graduates, some with masters degrees. When you see those types of people...
    SummerCass SummerCass 41-45, F 16 Responses Jul 11, 2012

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    The Struggle

    It must be really frightening? Not knowing how your going to pay rent, or how your going to provide food for your family. Lets not forget about all the pressure & stress one inherits! My heart go's out to everyone battling through the struggle! 
    BUDWAYNE BUDWAYNE 26-30 1 Response Jul 25, 2009

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    How Bad Is It?

    " The economy is so bad that I got a pre-declined credit card in the mail. CEO's are now playing miniature golf. Exxon-Mobil laid off 25 Congressmen. Angelina Jolie adopted a child from America. Motel Six won't leave the light on anymore. A picture is now only worth 200 words...
    Dave002 Dave002 56-60, M 1 Response Aug 19, 2011

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    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...
    JiaLee JiaLee 51-55, M Sep 11, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    Few years ago, a friend told me about a tragedy of a friend of his..with one simple sentence; "last week, my friend's wife died in a car accident along with his 1st unborn son." I...
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i 70+, M 2 Responses May 14

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    I don't know why but I feel like everyone secretly hates me. No one I want to talk to is really talking to me and they were usually the people that I thought were there for me. But...
    nathanieljlaw nathanieljlaw 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I've come to hate the saying "There's someone for everyone." Because I feel like no one special is out ther for me. :/ I know one day there might be but I don't see it... My...
    OrochimaruSama92 OrochimaruSama92 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 26

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    I used to belive that you would come around and realize what a huge mistake you made when you ditched me for the girl who looked just like me. I used to ake. I used to think that...
    Ennah Ennah 18-21, F May 4

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    I am falling for a girl. Have really strong feelings for. We've only been talking online but we have gotten so close, sharing stuff we wouldn't share with anybody else. I want to...
    BigFoot1989 BigFoot1989 26-30, M May 10

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    ITS BEEN 2 YEARS SINCE HE BROKE MY HEART BUT I THINK I STILL HAVE FEELINGS FOR HIM .
    abam1028 abam1028 22-25, F 1 Response May 12

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    This is not the first time this happens to me Anyways well i had a dream who i met this beautiful girl that i develop feelings for and also it was a wird city that i have no...
    mr623 mr623 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    I have feelings for this guy and I shouldn't. What do I do ?
    BigAss101 BigAss101 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    lts too much.. i am tired to be perfect..i am tired seems happy but actually i am not...everyone said i am lucky because i can achieve almost what i want but i feeling lonely with...
    myselfhere myselfhere 22-25, F May 13

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    How could you ask for “Feelings”!!! Stupid question.. Feelings ca not be requested
    KAREEM77 KAREEM77 36-40, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    me and my ex dated twice. the first time he dumped me because I wouldn't have sex with him. the latest time he cheated with my best friends cousin but I still love him and would...
    cuttergirl16 cuttergirl16 13-15, F 2 Responses May 12

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    I'm tired of it I have to pretend around everyone I need someone I don't have to pretend around someone I can relate to and who accepts me for me
    anshaw anshaw 13-15, F May 14

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    I feel like I've met more beautiful people in my short life than most people meet in their entire lives.
    ambivalentFriability ambivalentFriability 18-21 5 days ago

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    Hey you ,beautiful person.The most beautiful people are really those with the most beautiful hearts.Thanks for taking yr time to chat or hang out with me .I couldn't wish for...
    birdsrestingonabranch birdsrestingonabranch 22-25, F 3 Responses May 4

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    OMFG it is taking all my strength not to go over to the S.O.B.'s house even though I know I should not, so I am writing here instead. Just knowing some one else might read this and...
    jewels1974 jewels1974 36-40, F 1 Response May 16

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    I can't get over it... this feeling follows me like my shadow... even though he doesn't love me anymore, or he only love me for my appearance, I can't give up. he broke my heart...
    Lithiumgirl Lithiumgirl 18-21, F May 3

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    7 years. The one person who brought me out of the depression was the one who sent me back to the pit of hell. Three breakups. With "unattached" sex. Moving halfway across the world...
    sashainez sashainez 18-21, F 2 Responses May 4

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    I'm engaged I shouldn't feel like this but he just makes me smile and always makes me feel accepted and wanted and beautiful I can't help it my brain says no but my heart says yes
    youngkinyteenmom youngkinyteenmom 18-21, F 3 Responses May 4

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    Well here it is....we spend our time together when he can. I get the dumbest grin on my face when I get his text. As many times as I wanna tell him lets just move on, it never...
    Gd10 Gd10 22-25, F 2 Responses May 7

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    To be broken is what demands change. Gets you back on your feet and moving forwards. Sadly it's took me a long time to realise that
    myownbox myownbox 26-30, F 4 Responses May 2

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    the girl I dated January 6th through April 4th. She blocked me on Facebook & Instagram for no reason
    DeanLangley97 DeanLangley97 16-17, M 3 Responses May 11

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    Julieccaa Julieccaa 26-30, F May 12

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    Because I very often say or do things wrong.
    idunnoeven idunnoeven 22-25, F May 12

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    I wonder if my someone is out there.. Sometimes I'm not sure..
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 6

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    Because it is impossible .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 1 Response May 13

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    I unfortunately don't believe this, but I would like to. I don't really think anything will happen to change my mind either. I mean if you want a relationship to work you make it...
    ShadowofanAnglophile ShadowofanAnglophile 36-40, F 3 Responses May 14

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    I met this guy on hear and we be became good friends until two weeks ago we started going out and I fell deeply in love with him and I still am but Saturday night we had a argument...
    thelittlekidindiapers thelittlekidindiapers 13-15, M 3 Responses May 5

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    I am not really sure if thats what this is but whatever it is I am going through really sucks!
    jewels1974 jewels1974 36-40, F May 11

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    He made my heart broken over and over again.But I cant deny I still want him.
    des3low des3low 31-35, F May 12

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    I don't know if I miss him or being in love...it's been so long and I still want him to text me
    ForeverDenyingIt ForeverDenyingIt 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    Several hrs is all folks want to grasp precisely how Forex Income Boss performs, and they're able to then start out investing; the system is simple to understand – no matter what...
    Michael0962opo3 Michael0962opo3 31-35, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I believe i am genuinely a bad person. Am i proud of it? No but do i have the will to change it? No. I am a pathological liar, ever since i was a little girl. I do not lie to cause...
    neptunemermaids neptunemermaids 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 27

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    I'm beginning to realise more and more every day that I'm really not a good person. I play one for everyone else but when the chips are down I'm a liar, I'm unreliable, I'm a bad...
    bunnyXbunny bunnyXbunny 26-30, M Apr 27

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    I apologize ahead of time for this being a lot of petty whining and complaining but I don't have anywhere else to go. Recently, I broke up with my third serious girlfriend because...
    Razdaman Razdaman 18-21, M 3 Responses Apr 25

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    I hear it over and over again. Christians are hateful people who try to force their beliefs on everyone else and condemn anyone who disagrees with them to hell. 1. "Christians...
    Darkanddesolate Darkanddesolate 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 27

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    sometimes i feel like everyone will judge me if i speak the truth. But a friend always told me to not give a **** about what everyone says, but i can't help it. I mean if i tell...
    ALOSTSOUL22 ALOSTSOUL22 18-21, F 1 Response May 5

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    It amazes me how I care way too much about my friends and family. I'm often alone though. When I reach out to talk to them, I feel like I'm bothering them or they see my message...
    moniroars moniroars 22-25, F 2 Responses May 9

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