I Have An Addiction to Money

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    Married To Money And So Unhappy !!

    Hi everyone!! I have such an addiction with money and riches and luxury, that I am actually making myself sick with it!! I am married to a very rich man who is dominating, controlling and demanding and I am dying to get out -- except that I just can't let go of my attachment to...
    vickya vickya
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Feb 18, 2010

    A Life Of Lies

    It all started when I was 21 and told my parents I was Gay, I left home as this wasn't accepted by them and ran to London on the view of becoming a male prostitute to earn money and maybe rent a flat. Upon my arrival in London I came out of Liverpool Street railway station, I had...
    Jamesbernie Jamesbernie
    31-35
    1 Response Sep 12, 2012

    Breaking Ties

    I AM ADDICTED TO STEALING MONEY FROM MY PARENTS WITHOUT THINKING ABOUT THE CONSEQUENCES AND SPENDING IT ON USELESS ITEMS.WHILE I HAVE THE MONEY I FEEL "ELATED" AND PROUD FOR HAVING PULLED SOMETHING LIKE THAT BUT THE GUILT AND FEAR STRIKES ONLY AFTER THE MONEY HAD BEEN SPEND.MY...
    borntobeaproblem borntobeaproblem
    18-21
    1 Response Oct 21, 2013

    Money

    Hi, I have plenty of money but I always want more and any time I'm alone I bet to try and make money. I don't understand why I do it through? :(
    TaylorAlex TaylorAlex
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Aug 13, 2013

    It Finally Caught Up With Me

    You would think I learned the first time when I went to the detention city in 1994. My spending had gotten so bad that I began stealing from my employer. I got caught and did I learn?? No. Again it got to me and this time I did time in prison in 2009. Now I am out and trying to...
    pamigriffith pamigriffith
    51-55
    1 Response Jun 26, 2011

    Bondage To Money

    I am a christian man (54) in a long relationship with a women and my bondage to money is affecting my relationship.   I feel like I am addicted to money but my situation is different than what I understand the classic symptoms of money addiction. My situation is that my life...
    snapstr snapstr
    51-55
    2 Responses Nov 22, 2011

    Money.

    I love money, I love getting it and spending it... I suppose you can say I'm addicted to it. I have gone as far as sneaking out of the house at night with my moms credit card to access the money she had in my savings account. For me spending money is the closest I get to feeling...
    KawaiiDoll KawaiiDoll
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 28, 2011

    I have always had an addiction to money.

    Since, I was younger I have always had to have money and if I didn't, I did whatever I had to to get it. Just to gamble it away or spend it frivolously. I have betrayed my family, stolen from them, cashed illegal checks, embezzled from my employer, and even sold my body for...
    shortn7394 shortn7394
    36-40, F
    Jan 16

    Money-Addict

    As far back as i can remember ive been willing to do almost anything for cash. ive just about everything but ***** myself out-that crosses the line for me and murder.ive often contemplated becoming a hitman,the opportunity is certainly there if i wanted it.when i was 18 i made 5...
    GetMoney GetMoney
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 26, 2008
    chuckzares chuckzares
    31-35, M
    Mar 12, 2015

    Crazy About Money

    I used to be crazy about money I would fight anyone for it In the last couple of years it's gotten better here's my story I used to hustle for the money I probably estimated about 50 grand a year till few years ago I got arrested and cleaned up till about 6 months ago I started...
    mguarco mguarco
    26-30
    Oct 27, 2012

    Need Help

    hi my name is demaura brown and i'm addicted to money i will do anything for money except sell my body, i will take money from other people just to gamble i've been addicted to bingo a month ago and can't stop now. i even took my husband check book to gamble and even stole...
    demaurab demaurab
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 5, 2010

    Stealing From Family

    Hi, I am a 19 year old university student. My problem is that my mother has given me a credit card under her name for petrol, and well I use it for other things too. Things that make me 'happy'. I love spending away without caring about her finances. She obviously sees this on...
    Opperman Opperman
    18-21
    1 Response Nov 21, 2012

    Getting Kicked Out Of My Parents House

    For the past 2 years since i started to drive, my dad has gaven me an Exxon Speedpass, where i can just slide this little key chain thing and get whatever i want at the gas station (gas and stuff inside). He gave it to me so I would never have to worry about getting stuck on the...
    DEurich DEurich
    18-21
    2 Responses Nov 24, 2010
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