I Need a Car

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    I Really Need A Car

    For the past 3 years I've been trying to save for a car. Everytime I feel like I'm getting a decent enough amount of money my Husbands business lags and I have to pick up the slack with my savings. I just keep going backwards. I've finally given up. I don't and can't leave the...
    Molly2350 Molly2350
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Mar 12, 2012

    5 years I saved up every penny i could

    while driving a clunker, Bought a new car out right MINE, some *** hole steals it totaled it insurance dosent cover it and I lost my job so No car or job.....FML
    lizdipity lizdipity
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 19, 2015

    I'm feeling extremely housebound lately

    and now that I have some money am looking for a cheap car, which is proving stressful and difficult. Since it's winter nobody has cars out by the road because of the snow. And it seems like every good car within my price range I find is sold by the time I call about it or find...
    deleted deleted
    Feb 19, 2015


    I can get a car as soon as I can get enough money. I have been saving for a few months now and feel I am getting nowhere. At the rate I'm going with the amount I make per check I won't get a car for years. Its depressing because all of my closest friends have moved and our...
    RockYouBebeh RockYouBebeh
    22-25, F
    Oct 7, 2007

    Money Isn't the Problem

    Most of the stories here are about how they don't have enough money.  The thing is, I have a truck at my mom's house that I drove to school for the last couple weeks before graduation.  She could very easily just give me that, but no, she says I don't have enough...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jan 29, 2008

    I'm so broke I have 50 dollars to my name.

    ... not enough to buy any kind of car I can drive. I'd love a muscle car. Those are my dream and I think Lamborghinis are over rated and bleh looking. I don't even have a licence... *sigh*
    deleted deleted
    Mar 21, 2014

    Come See Me If Your In Lake Elsinore

    Slayer89512 Slayer89512
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 22, 2011


    i can't get one because i am still trying to pay off a student loan and i can't get help from family. they are all broke ***
    Tk03 Tk03
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 6, 2012

    In the Process

    in the process of saving up for one, even had 3 jobs at the beginning of this summer, now down to 2 bcause the one buisiness shut down completely... so im still workin, tryin to save up and im also tryin to save up for the road trip we are takin next summer as well.. kinda need a...
    iGotMine8 iGotMine8
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 19, 2007

    my next goal to save up

    for a car that won't break down or blow up on me when I need it.
    deleted deleted
    May 29, 2015

    Cars are THE BEST in transportation.

    .. You wanna know why?? Cause where I live, I live off a damn highway in country-like Iowa, so guess what? If I go any damn where I have to walk or ride my bike..because they offer NO BUS service. Seems great right? But no... you know where the closest jobs could be? The...
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    Apr 19, 2014
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