I Have Just Gone Bankrupt

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 7 People

    It's A Different Life.....

    After five years of fighting to keep my head above water, I have finally given in and filed bankruptcy.  I wish that I had done it so much sooner.  I had my own businesses since I was in college, and had never worked for anyone in my adult life.  For twenty-five years, my...
    htc504 htc504
    Feb 11, 2011

    How I Was Robbed

    I was married 25 years to the same man and although we had some debt when we divorced we tried to be fair with one another when dissolving our debt.  I came out of the relationship with the double wide mobile home (big deal) and 11,000 dollars of debt. I met a guy who at...
    golotomer golotomer
    Oct 15, 2008

    Self Indulgence

    I don't expect sympathy. I'm just telling my story. I went to a seminar on self made millionaires. There were a lot of offers (sales pitches) on many subjects and we ended up buying into a few of them. We were encouraged to get more credit cards, so we could raise capital for...
    Rob1863 Rob1863
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Oct 18, 2008

    Bankruptcy: The Only Way Is Up... Isn't It?

    "At the age of 37, she realized she’d never drive through Paris, in a sports car, with the warm wind in her hair…” Well, I still hold out a little hope. But, at the age of 37, I am bankrupt and Paris seems very far away – at least...
    girlbankrupted girlbankrupted
    36-40, F
    Aug 2, 2010
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