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I Have No Money

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 124 People

    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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    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 2 Responses Nov 19, 2013

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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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    Get Paid For Doing Exactly What Your Doing

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    tish1230 tish1230 22-25, F Sep 26, 2009

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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'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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    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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    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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    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

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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

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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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    I really want some nice things, and to be able to buy things I'm interested, but I very rarely have money on hand... I'm really interesting in getting a Violin right now, but the...
    HeatherMarie14 HeatherMarie14 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    lmao idk what it is but I have to have money in cash for me to properly save and manage it. whenever I have money on my card it's like I think I'm a millionaire it something
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F Nov 8

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    Thinking of ordering MAC (makeup), but don't really know what to get... When I don't have any money, I know every single I want. When I have money, I have no clue... :/
    AEHeroine AEHeroine 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 12

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    I might kill myself because I have money problems donate to my Paypal so I won't OCD on aspirin and eat a plastic bag
    WeSeeWeJudge WeSeeWeJudge 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 13

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    My family drives me to the point of suicide. I know that suicide is selfish, and I'd never commit suicide. but they think I'm being manipulative, the moment I say how I feel, after...
    Luckycharm2014 Luckycharm2014 18-21, F Oct 31

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    I do not need alcohol, cigarettes, or illegal and legal drugs in my life or my kid's lives either. All three will kill you and will make your life a living hell before you die...
    mississippiblondegal mississippiblondegal 36-40, F 4 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    PayPo is an online “Business-In-A-Box” profit machine. Get paid $10 instantly into your PayPal account every time someone you refer does the same as you and joins the PayPo...
    Laurrizzle Laurrizzle 16-17, F 6 hrs ago

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    Any thoughts about Bill Cosby and all these random allegations from women saying that Bill Cosy raped them? Some of these allegations came from women who were claimed they have...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I wish I had a sugar daddy. I bearly make enough money to pay rent and get by. But I want to be able to buy new clothes and go out to dinners and look absolutely stunning
    Cheyblondie Cheyblondie 18-21, F 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    Hi Everyone, I know this is a long shot but I thought what the hell. Me and a couple friends are raising money for our holiday charity for school. Were trying to meet our goal of...
    lostforlife lostforlife 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    A prospective client contacted me for a job. It's a dream job I'd gladly do with him. He's from Italy. And yet, he's a stranger. I've never met the guy before other than email and...
    bowbowdown bowbowdown 26-30 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    So Many Shades of Gray - in a world that demands black and white. I spent most of the first 30 years of my life totally confused about my gender and sexual preference. I was...
    AlbertSAT AlbertSAT 66-70, M 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    1. Family 2. Friends 3. Phone 4. Money 5. Shoes
    eeadm eeadm 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I beg to differ.. In essence what is money? It's just paper.. a couple of metal discs.. Figures on a bank statement.. But then it's the meaning we attach to money.. We have so...
    maktub1 maktub1 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 23

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    whoever says money can't buy happiness,is wrong,i mean would you rather cry in a Bentley or a rundown car?i mean come on,money is the key to almost everything!without it you can't...
    lifelesspie lifelesspie 18-21, F Nov 11

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    so I became a mom when I was 17. Me and my boyfriend kept separating so I was always struggling with money and i was still in school. So i kept looking for ways to make money with...
    josemacedo113 josemacedo113 18-21, F Oct 21

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    Money doesn't mean everything, it means comfort luxury and a lot of free time. But what use is time when you don't feel like it's worth it? What use is luxury when you fear you...
    SwanNual SwanNual 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 27

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    People are the root to all evil not money. Money can't harm others people do. People make choices money may be the cause of it, but that don't make it evil people are selfish...
    TheFusmicster TheFusmicster 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 30

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    Having money is nice and it is a means to an end, of sorts, however, Money Can't Buy Love!! Without the Emotional Intimacy or whatever a person needs personally, money is Not the...
    fnightmare fnightmare 56-60, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I understand that we need money to live, but some people act ridiculous with money. Some people may have a family member that needs help and the one that is most financially able...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    my dads named john., cashed money from me money I got for a allowance to spend for anything I wanted to buy but he took it and never gave me the money so I could buy stuff that I...
    Louguyz4 Louguyz4 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 24

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    I totally disagree with this. I make more money than my spouse. It doesn't bother me. I actually really like that I hold a higher income than he does. I do not, however, like...
    BeThinXsin BeThinXsin 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 11

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    My rent is due today, I have looked for every which way possible to make the money i need but have failed miserably. I have an 8 month old godson who will become homeless with me...
    bcoul bcoul 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    Outsiders advice needed! Am I in the wrong? My husband and I are currently at breaking point and it's over my relationship with his mother! I've always tried to have a good...
    danakay91 danakay91 22-25, F Nov 6

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    I used to imagine I world where I had magical abilities. I liked to go here when I was depressed. I live in an area that no humans and nothing else can enter, unless I allow it...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 9

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    My situation started with a coat. My mother bought me a coat that was £60 and I wore it to school and within a week I lost it. I was sure that I left it in a friends car and I...
    VanillaCupcakes VanillaCupcakes 16-17, F Nov 10

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    Uh uh uh uh uh uh uh oh Uh uh uh uh uh uh uh oh Check it out Going out On the late night Looking tight Feeling nice It's a **** fight I can tell I just know That it's going down...
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 2 days ago

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    I hate when people talk about money. it will only lead to argue and fight. it kills me somehow to see my parents or others debating over money, income and outcome. there is no...
    meandmythought meandmythought 26-30, F Oct 25

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    Not sure how to approach it but I lent a friend some money which he said he needed for petrol until we get paid next only to find out he went on a night out and got drunk. A bit...