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I Have No Money

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 2 Responses Oct 27, 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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    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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    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 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'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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    help please. I don't know where to start; currently I have no money in my account actually zero, I am living with an angel who has let me stay for a while but I will soon be...
    someday629 someday629 26, F 1 Response Oct 16

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    I dont mind lending people money but if you offer to pay me back .Pay Me Back. It's not like I just have money to spend. Don't take advantage of my niceness.
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Oct 6

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    I got $15,000.00 from getting hit by a car, what to do? What to do? This is scary because I'm used to having no money. I don't want to go crazy because now I have money. Thought?
    perilousindenvers perilousindenvers 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 3

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    I have a really hard time saving money. Every time I have money it basically burns a hole in my pocket. I'm working on it though.
    laurakalolo laurakalolo 18-21, F Oct 10

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    Let's face it... For me, money doesn't necessarily buy happiness, but it does buy me freedom, which can be just as good! I'm in the midst of being submitted for a job that will...
    laurenb229 laurenb229 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    My first main thing was my first pair of high heels that I bought for myself with my own money!
    brookmay brookmay 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Next time a bully asks you for your lunch money, tell him you left it on his mothers dresser...
    AntonioV AntonioV 46-50, M 2 Responses 6 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 6 days ago

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    Alexander2839ywv4 Alexander2839ywv4 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 17

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    I hate that we need money to survive. I hate money in general. It represents yet another way in which we are enslaved to society. It is a powerful system of control, ensuring that...
    Lullacus Lullacus 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 18

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    Jayden047n9nd Jayden047n9nd 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 30

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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 3 days ago

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    In the past when someone owed me money I would just brush it off because I felt awkward asking for it back. Especially when the person did not try and repay me back, avoided me and...
    SomeoneOneDay SomeoneOneDay 18-21 Oct 6

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    My father is a terrible role model. He has other family. Never looked after is. Brought other women to the house. Ask us to call the other women mummy. He only comes home when he...
    hildaq14 hildaq14 22-25, F Oct 6

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    Certain Amounts of Money Are Forgivable Like $1 or $2. Heck, maybe even $5-$10. If somebody owes me that money, I'll probably forget about it myself eventually. It's a small...
    deadmoon deadmoon 18-21, F Oct 10

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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 5 days ago

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    Hi I'm a 14 year old girl just started high school, even though I'm young and stupid, I also have big dreams. I am dedicated to become a neurosurgeon. The money won't be a problem...
    WeirdUniqueTear WeirdUniqueTear 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    When I was working my Summer job. My sister who's a teacher by the way doesn't work during the summer because they only get paid during the school term. Was crying poor mouth...
    skydefintion skydefintion 22-25, F Oct 17

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    I think I ought to have a retirement account at my age. I just don't feel like starting one because I have a lot of debts to pay off. I'll start a savings plan next year, or maybe...
    CayucosBeach CayucosBeach 41-45, M Oct 18

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    all that money the money is the motive
    6ABEBABE 6ABEBABE 13-15, M Oct 13

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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 5 days ago

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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...
    Dazzer2K Dazzer2K 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I get money all the time... It's like I'm a magnet for money... I always have enough to meet my needs
    Orangerocket Orangerocket 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 1

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    My parents told me I needed to save money and get a job while they buy new cars and motorcycles almost every year and then also buy brandname clothing, jewelry and and shoes and...
    SwanNual SwanNual 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 7

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    I disagree with this. We need money to survive a standard modern life. Yet true survival is free if you know how to live out on the land. And to you "hurr durr I'm so country...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 8

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    Because of money I can't live the life I want to live. It's unfair that people can be born with a lot of money and can have the life without even trying.
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45, T 3 Responses Oct 18

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    I feel like my life is falling apart... I just need some money... My family are mentally and emotionally abusive and I just want to get away from them... But I don't have the money...
    2Thoughts 2Thoughts 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My depression thoughts... My crazy thought... Work as much as I can and save so much money and deal with what am dealing with now and kill myself in 10 yrs the money save will be...
    4EverandAlone 4EverandAlone 26-30, F 23 hrs ago

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    So here I am getting 7 math credits to get into a university program that I've decided upon. I've worked my *** off for this, and all of a sudden my dad says "why the **** are you...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 8

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