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I Have No Money

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    It Sucks...

    I have always had money issues...before I was married, when I was married & now. Even when I was a kid..after my parents divorce, money was tight. I thought that it would be better for me. It's not..but I don't give up hope. I should have went to college..but didn't. I'm on...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 8 Responses Jun 6, 2012

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    And Tommorow's My Birthday!

    I'm walking around with two whole dollars and a whole lot of pennies today. Tommorow is pay day and my birthday. Sounds like a good combination right? Would be if i didn't have to pay rent and survive on the rest of the pennies left from that check for another two weeks. I am...
    goldie25 goldie25 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 24, 2008

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    Well Life Aint Getting Easier, I Got Rejected Again.

    After getting rejected the first time , I applied to hardship payments. This is almost half of the normal benefits unemployed people get. I couldnt get it... Got a letter yesterday saying i wasnt entitled because i have too much money. Bullsh*t. Apparently.... people who are...
    BronzeEspada BronzeEspada 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 4, 2012

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    I Have Pretty Much Nothing Left...

    My husband and I live in California, on the coast where housing is ridiculously expensive. We are 3 months behind on rent. We live in a very small town that has practically nowhere to work. My husband and I are both currently unemployed. We have a total of $736 in our bank...
    sing4him2479 sing4him2479 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 14, 2008

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    Get Paid For Doing Exactly What Your Doing

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    tish1230 tish1230 22-25, F Sep 26, 2009

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    Tuff Times For Sure

    I recently had cancer and had to quit my job. I have always enjoyed helping people which there seems to be no shortage of now a days. I am now looking forward to the day when i can be strong enough to go back to work. I was helping a family in Zimbabwe who are literally starving...
    barbeefree barbeefree 51-55, F Oct 11, 2009

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    No Job Or Money

    i lost my job 11 months ago because i got a felony 4 on my record its all taken care of but i cant find a job i have no money coming in at all i lost my car too i live in amherst ohio is there any help out there
    rob3379 rob3379 41-45, M Oct 27, 2009

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    What to Do?!

    So I used to live on a tropical island where money was not needed so much. My husband and I lived in a small house for $525 a month, utilities included...pretty much everything included. The economy was going down, (where is the economy still good I ask?) and my husband decided...
    HCurry416 HCurry416 26-30, F Aug 28, 2008

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    Flat Tire More Expenses

    So my tires were cracked. I dunno how. Some wierdo guy who banged on my window and tried to get my number informed me. So i put the spare one on instead of just driving to a local tire store to replace it. then i blew out the spare one and had to get it towed to a tire shop...
    emilystrange105 emilystrange105 26-30, F Feb 5, 2012

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    No Money For Me

    I havent had money in soooo long. i cannot find a job and when i do its temp waitressing jobs or whatever the most i made was 50 bucks a week now i dont have a job at all i literally have no money at all with very little help. Now i have hospital bills comming back to haunt me i...
    Torishu Torishu 22-25, F Sep 30, 2010

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    I Found A Job! And Im Worried About It Help!

    After soooo long i finally found a job and now im worried. Im afraid i wont do well il let my nervous thoughts get to me. Im so use to not having a job i got comfortable just being around home and doing my own thing. Ugh why do i do this to myself.
    Torishu Torishu 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 8, 2010

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    I'm 16 and I have nothing of my own.

    I can't leave because I have no car or money. I hate being scared and feeling unsafe living here. I have no friends or close family that could get me out of here. I'm alone and I have no one to turn to.
    reoccuringnightmare reoccuringnightmare 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 7, 2014

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    We never have any money two days

    after we get paid. So we have no money to pay for my skating. They say they'll pay for it but I can't ask them too. But they don't even try to fix our financial situation. I have tried and came up with a budget, I spent hours on this but they completely ignored it. My father has...
    Tigerstein Tigerstein 13-15, F 1 Response May 21, 2014

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    My Experience

    Living in fear is not something anyone wants to do. Especially when it comes to finances. Not having the money to pay rent. Not having the money to pay for schooling. Not having the money for transportation. Not having the money to purchase food. Not having money to provide for...
    Scrayvyle Scrayvyle 16-17, F 1 Response May 1, 2013

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    This Blows...

    having no cash sux ***...i have 2 whole dollars....i need a job...only to get a job i have to talk to people and well me and people we dont mix very well....but i really want money...i need new cloths...and shoes i love shoes..plus i want to travel...lol knowing me i'd finally...
    godiwishihadamotorcycle godiwishihadamotorcycle 18-21, F Jun 18, 2008

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    Plea In The Desert

      Who can help me.  I'm from New York (please don't hold that against me) and after Desert Storm I found employment in the UAE. I could write a book about my life and the mistakes I've made, however I won’t bore you. I have reached the end of all...
    dorlando55 dorlando55 51-55, M May 13, 2010

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    No Job Or Money

    i lost my job 11 months ago because i got a felony 4 on my record its all taken care of but i cant find a job i have no money coming in at all i lost my car too i live in amherst ohio is there any help out there
    rob3379 rob3379 41-45, M 2 Responses Oct 27, 2009

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    Have No Money For The Holidays

    We lost our car because of a recent accident. We didn't have insurance and now we have to get a new car and we have no money for the holidays.
    lkalolo lkalolo 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 19, 2013

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    I'm Pretty Skint

    the local job centre stopped giving me benefits, now i have to apply for a hardship benefit which basically means i'll get half of what i use to get. I was only on the benefits for a month, only got 1 payment before they decided to **** me. Its not their fault though, apparently...
    BronzeEspada BronzeEspada 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 31, 2012

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    i have two jobs again. before i was working subway n walmart but walmart unexpectedly let me goo...so now im at a smoothie place. im stressing the fact how i work so hard for ao...
    amariebonitaa amariebonitaa 18-21, F 2 Responses May 5

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      This is going to be so difficult to put into words.. I have had HPV for past 2 years, and I feel just overwhelmed with everything that is going on in my life, it's not only...
    Nicky23 Nicky23 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    What are some ways to make money? I don't have ANY at all and I'm moving so I want to have money to buy cool stuff for my new room! I'm only 14 so I need something possible for...
    suicune suicune 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    How many of you have ever pondered the difference between drama and chaos? I will give examples of each. Drama: a friend...
    SandyDandy1968 SandyDandy1968 46-50, F May 3

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    I am already an orphan. My mom died when I was ten years old, ever since, she is bedridden. My grandmother is the one who's supporting me financially, since she is also old, my...
    MAHUNNIE26 MAHUNNIE26 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I got all my friends something for their birthday but none of them got me anything. they didn't even wish me a happy birthday and I always treat them out to eat. when they dont...
    xxxyl xxxyl 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 23

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    Surprise visit.. Didn't go so well.. My husband asked me to visit every 15 days, that way time might go faster and he thinks I might get tired of going every week.. I tried to...
    AnelC AnelC 22-25, F 2 Responses May 4

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    I cant stand to be in a crowd of people who have money and stuff. I feel so left out. I cant even be in the same room hardly as people 'better' than me.
    princessunikitty princessunikitty 18-21, F 3 Responses May 5

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    I have been to Disney land Paris . We went by car from dover uk via the channel tunnel . The French roads are lovely its just a pity the same cant be said for French drivers . The...
    nakednudist nakednudist 46-50, M 1 Response May 13

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    Everywhere my fake Mother goes, it is mandatory for me to follow her, or else I'd be beaten cussed at, and physically forced out of the house. I am 29 years old and she destroyed...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 4 hrs ago

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    I am married for nearly 2 years now. December 2013 I understood I was pregnant. I was really happy, but at the same time I felt broken... I am living away from my family and never...
    minoka1248 minoka1248 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Money, is a necessary tool in this world to live life to the fullest. Money put's good food in your fridge and cupboards. Money put's "decent" clothing on your back. Money pay's...
    Obsidianfirefly Obsidianfirefly 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Money, is a necessary tool in this world to live life to the fullest. Money put's good food in your fridge and cupboards. Money put's "decent" clothing on your back. Money pay's...
    Obsidianfirefly Obsidianfirefly 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I have a little bit of a different experience that use to happen to me, thank god i finally got out of the house and got my own life and i have never been so happy and so "free...
    link9us link9us 26-30, M 1 Response May 3

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    Oh jeez... This might be the shortest story I ever type (or maybe not - we will see how it goes) but I am in an unpleasant situation these days because quite a few years ago I...
    Jugemu Jugemu 31-35, M 1 Response May 9

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    Money....Money....Money! Great song! But I digress... money is the root of all evil: of that, I am certain. I have never had more than I needed nor have I desired more than I...
    noredos noredos 51-55, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I don't get why people think getting in to college means you're smart. Money talks; not wits. It doesn't mean you've got brains. Everyone's got a brain. Also, why do people care...
    ChellyRocker ChellyRocker 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 24

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    Hello, I am trying my best to obtain funds for a project I want to develop, that wants to help young artists. I am hoping that you are interested in this and you will help us...
    mayaloves2play mayaloves2play 26-30, F 1 Response May 3

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    I just got married to a guy I have been in a relationship with for 3 years. I found out that he had lied to me about his kids and his relationship with his ex girlfriend who was...
    auxilury auxilury 22-25, F Apr 23

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    Ever since i could remember, my dad has acted like a narcissist, i know that he loves us, but he doesn't even know that he is actually abusing us by the way he acts towards us. He...
    Otokonoko Otokonoko 16-17, M Apr 28

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    In April of 2014 I lost my mother to brain cancer. I am sixteen years old, and it was extremely depressing and hard on both my sister and I. My sister is twenty, so she takes care...
    aarondisney aarondisney 22-25, M May 1

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    That is one thing I really don't like about the A.D.D. I have. It makes typing Stories here on E.P. more time-consuming than it really needs to be. I mean, I may start out every...
    Jugemu Jugemu 31-35, M 2 Responses May 7

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    AMTRAK derailment brings some questions to bear. Nothing much surprises me at this point in my life. Occasional things creep in but mostly there isn’t anything much happening...
    lasergraph lasergraph 61-65, M 4 Responses May 14

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    Ok so it started when I was 5 and I don't remember much but what I really remember is my mom yelling at my dad and my dad just leaving. I ran out to my dad but he ignored my...
    ShylySilent ShylySilent 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 26

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