Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Live Within My Means

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 73 People

    No Debt, No Sweat!

    I can't even believe some of the stuff I learned when I was a bill collector for a while. People are financially insane. (((And they scream a lot)))
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 25, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Ode To Debt

      Debt, appears everywhere, a poison in this world Affects developed and developing in equal measure Everyone seems to owe, but only a few, can accumulate Great wealth, those who don’t have it also seek it’s treasure   Been programmed to want...
    MAKETEANOTWAR MAKETEANOTWAR 41-45, M Apr 29, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I hate the way my parents especially my dad thinks he has control over my future. I'm sick of the way he's always telling me how I should live my life but he seems to have...
    kelvinng90 kelvinng90 18-21, M 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It SEEMS I'm a hawk;watch out below,prey,yep,pray,prey.Some of the questions didn't have as many options as I'd have liked,but..wait! Isn't that a sparrow flying alone ,without a...
    bookerdana bookerdana 51-55, M 2 Responses Feb 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You are a Crow! (your score: 27) 27 Characters: Rhia, Coranna, Damen in the Aspect of Crow trilogy; John in "The Wild's Call" Powers: foreseeing death, communicating with the...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Feb 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dear team manager After I got my medical record from my gp I went through my medical notes and I found three statements that were send by dr dandash to my gp ,in one of them she...
    lostsouluk lostsouluk 31-35, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It is the middle of the night and I have just been rejected again last night. Today, my wife flies overseas for 2 weeks and she does not show the slightest inclination to have even...
    Sub305k Sub305k 46-50, M 3 Responses Feb 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I abhor where I live. It feels good to blurt it out. I'm sorry, I can't help it. Gray everyday and cold. Tons of snirt (snow and dirt). People are audaciously rude with dogs...
    felixisonpluto felixisonpluto 36-40, M Feb 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    life's riding is good. You ride down the life's highway... it's a roller coaster you try to have fun along the way no matter how hard it may seem we learn to cherish this life like...
    Phyphy Phyphy 13-15, F 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Think Life Jackets And Arm Floats Save Lives
    goodnites1091 goodnites1091 22-25, M 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't yet live in Oregon. I'm planning to relocate from Sacramento, CA to Portland. Can anyone give me some insight? I've read a lot about the city etc but it would be...
    thereallittlemermaid thereallittlemermaid 22-25, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I, myself, prefer not to talk about my past. I have overcome it on my own and will give a brief statement here and there, but I do not think a history lesson on anyone's life will...
    Stickwithmebabe Stickwithmebabe 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to live overseas alone within 3 months to take deep breath , relax and meet new friends to amuse with them
    Taurus1993s Taurus1993s 18-21, F Feb 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Obstacles and challenges do not equate to impossibilities. You can still do what you set out to do. You just have more to grapple with. But you can still do it. Sure people can...
    RoyalTeee RoyalTeee 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It started off with just an ear for each other. He was hurt. I was hurt. Me being me, not afraid of anything or rejection, sent him a msg and told him if he'd like to talk about...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hahaha, this get me so mad I ain't gone lie. I came home one night and see the this car parked right in the middle of the line so that its taking half of it's parking spot and mine...
    qjackson900 qjackson900 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It means nothing when she means everything
    Alijumah Alijumah 18-21, M Feb 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am normally not one to blog or post about things going on in my life, but this time I believe it will help in my efforts to finally get control of my health. Over a year ago, I...
    alm430 alm430 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For me, living life to the fullest means that I must follow not only the famous golden rule but also follow the Ten Commandments . This reminds me of the song I used to teach the...
    1littleangel 1littleangel 61-65, F Feb 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes I just think it is funny to poke the bear ;-) So last night as my wife and I were kissing at bedtime and wrapped up in each others arms she stops me and says...
    HusbandOfOne HusbandOfOne 41-45, M 34 Responses Feb 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have learned life is way to darn short to be so worried about every little thing. The first years of my 20's were hectic. I got diagnosed with pcos, 2 different kinds of heart...
    purplepurp21 purplepurp21 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well, we had our first sex argument of 2015. After having a dry Valentines Day (pun intended) I stifled my disappointment, like I do pretty much every day, through the weekend...
    aaw7395 aaw7395 41-45, M 51 Responses Feb 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have trouble saying anything lately. I cant even talk to people, reply to people. I have answered his message 100 times and deleted every one. The words arent real they are lies...
    R0GUE R0GUE 70+ 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Happiness starts within you. Not with your relationships, not with your job, not with your money, but within you.
    Daydreaming2 Daydreaming2 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "The difference between an ordinary life and an extraordinary life is only a matter of perspective. Pull the blinds. Look around you. It is a mad, mad world and you do not require...
    DropsofJupiter1 DropsofJupiter1 18-21, F 8 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a best friend on EP that means the world to me...we share everything...but you won't find them on my friends list. Strange but true :)
    BytheBy BytheBy 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I had a dream where two of my friends and I were at the Movies. It takes place about two years from now. We look older, and my bigger friend is really skinny. We were leaving the...
    angiles angiles 13-15, F Feb 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have now given up seeking happiness in external factors may they be people or things. Everything external ultimately fail you because nothing is forever. If you rely on yourself...
    Rheasdream Rheasdream 36-40, F Feb 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I like the poem "a dream within a dream". It makes me wonder if life is an illusion. If it is, will we reach "reality"
    bubblesbro bubblesbro 70+, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Haunted Place - Gregory House ADDRESS: Hwy 395 Bridgeport, California 93517 Bodie State Historic Park, California - A deserted Gold Town While the park is open all year, this...
    timothyc31 timothyc31 41-45, M Jan 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    *ALIVE IN THE WORLD*I want to live in the worldNot inside my headI want to live in the worldI want to stand and be countedWith the hopeful and the willingWith the open and the...
    lunadelobos lunadelobos 41-45 1 Response Jan 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For some time now, I have wanted to remove myself from today's society. I love nature and animals and have wanted to learn how to live and survive in it. Once I have that...
    WildernessAndNature WildernessAndNature 16-17, M Feb 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Wanted to share some of my favorites from an interesting and thought provoking read by Sam Harris (author, philosopher, and neuroscientist). “There is now little question that...
    KemiKill KemiKill 36-40, F 6 Responses Feb 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Think About The Way MUSIC IS THE VIBE SO OPEN UP YOUR EYES TIME IS RUNNING OUT SO FIND THE FEELING BOOM DIGGY DIGGY DIGGY BOOM DIGGY BANG BOOM DIGGY DIGGY DIGGY BOOM DIGGY BANG...
    ALaCoit ALaCoit 31-35, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    All my life I have been deeply fascinated with the other side of town, the darker aspects of reality. I could live any life I chose and take myself anywhere to which I please but...
    Svetyevokov101 Svetyevokov101 16-17, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am tired of retreating into myself. I am tired of reliving the heartbreak that I have experienced from the time that I get up until the time that I go to bed. I need to learn...
    2020dreamscreen 2020dreamscreen 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Not that I'm going to do anything drastic because of it. But I don't believe anyone has a reason to live, there isn't one unless you make one. And even if you make one it isn't...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I like trying to help people and giving helpful advice. I'm always honest and will tell you how I think something is. That isn't always the best way to approach things but I like...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I joke about apocalyptic situations, but there is a germ of truth in it I do not often mention. I'd love nothing more than for the world to stop for a bit. To grind to a halt on...
    felicitykid felicitykid 26-30, M Jan 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is such a beautiful story.. LOVELY..... A MUST READ! SOME DAY & ONE DAY A friend of mine opened his wife's wardrobe and picked up a silk paper wrapped package. "This," he...
    huckleberrybunches huckleberrybunches 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to travel the world. I want to write a book. I want to learn everything. I want to research if parallel dimensions existed. I want to live in a fantasy world...was what is...
    littleowlet littleowlet 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm sitting here while my children sleep and my husband is on the couch next to me. He has no idea how unhappy I am, although I have broached this conversation many times. I...
    felice88 felice88 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'd just like to not have all the pressure of being skinny. Let people be who they want and live thier Owen lives. That's why I like being chubby so much. I also like the feel of...
    Chubbyhubby230 Chubbyhubby230 31-35, M Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The truth is that I do not think life is poetic or beautiful. I am not referring to life itself, which I consider an inexplicable miracle and an immeasurable gift. I'm referring to...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 3 Responses Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I like this guy. Live far away. Whenever we speak on the phone or skype, we make each other laugh. I think he's the only guy I can talk to without having a sexual convo. We did...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Feb 2

    Your Response

    Cancel