I Never Have Enough Cash

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    this is the second month in a row I can't

    afford my rent, food, dr.s....it's ridiculous to live like this. I'm angry I was sold a crock of lies growing up .made to believe if u do right or educate yourself and do good in society you will be fine. there is nothing fine with my life and almost all my misery is from lack...
    jaxwithanaxe jaxwithanaxe
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Oct 6, 2015

    Tell Me About It.

    I never have enough money I'm trying to handle to many things at once. I work full time and I make alright money but I never have enough. I pay my bills in full and on time. Plus I'm trying to pay off this collection agency for one of those stupid credit cards i got when i was to...
    mak314 mak314
    26-30, F
    Mar 4, 2008

    It Seems Like the Bills Alw...

    It seems like the bills always outnumber the amount of cash in the house.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew
    46-50, F
    Mar 18, 2009

    Can't Catch Up!!!

    You know we fell behind on bills and have never been able to catch back up.  We are down to the basic necessities of life.  Bill collector's constantly calling. i don't answer anymore--i don't know what to say--i don't want to lie or make up stories.
    rosie524 rosie524
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Mar 6, 2010

    Apart From All

    Money and sex. This are two things I never have enough. I always crave for more cash and more sex.
    ladyryan ladyryan
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2011

    I want Wawa mac and cheese right now.

    ..and a ton of it. And to not live in Maryland. I want to fill up my gas tank and go wherever the road takes me. Instead my paycheck goes to bills. Bleh. Being an adult is no fun.
    deleted deleted
    Aug 10, 2015


    Cash??  What cash??  I used to have a job, but got "laid-off" ... got another one, but that just didn't work out very well ... so, here I am.
    NewFoudKitten NewFoudKitten
    26-30, F
    Nov 5, 2007

    Living Pay Check To Pay Check With 2 Kids And 2 Cats Sucks!!!!!

    it seems as though the bills come at a time when we've run out of moolah and are basically having to go to our toddler's college savings funds to pay the bills so that they don't get shut off, how we do hate this, it helps keep a roof over our heads, food on the table...
    TexanWoman84 TexanWoman84
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 12, 2010

    Yeah, I Always Seem to Be Begg...

    Yeah, I always seem to be begging my parents for money and staring at that My Chem T-shirt or those new Vans or whatever, and feeling sad cos I know I can't afford them. It sucks.
    scatteredmemories scatteredmemories
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 11, 2007

    Barely Enough To Get By...

    I only get $130 dollars a month on food stamps, and that's not enough. Here in my state the food stamps amount I get is based on my rent. I think that's very stupid! It should be based on the income.. Food is getting very expensive and I'm forced to shop at second hand stores...
    noaht43 noaht43
    46-50, T
    1 Response Aug 28, 2012

    I Will Be Retired Before I Reach Age 30

    I just want to share my story of how I have set myself up on the path to never having to work a job again and be financially independent and most importantly free. :) I hate having a job, but not because I am lazy. I am a hard worker. What I hate is the idea of having to go to...
    LifeAmbition LifeAmbition
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jun 27, 2011

    I Have Just Got Myself a Credi...

    I have just got myself a credit card to help with my finances as the bank couldnt do anything for me when i went in on my knees! but this credit card lark is easy! I have also paid my final payment on my loan so no more of that going out! yes!!!
    sazead sazead
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 11, 2007


    I'm sick,Sick of living,Living on tight budget,Can't have the life,I'd really like,Missing out,Worrying,Happiness,It's leaving me!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 28, 2011

    I'm Broke. Sad.

    Oh my.  I'm almost 30 and I have no savings.  I had a rough childhood and when I started earning, I felt (and still feel like) I wanted to treat myself.  Then I took care of cats.  Now there are 10 of them (had them spayed and neutered already).  I feel...
    ijustwannawrite ijustwannawrite
    Jun 24, 2010

    Money Seems To Always Be An Issue

    I have multiple degrees, have several skills, run 4 businesses and cant seem to have enough cash. I need an investor or a sugar daddy.
    sexxydiva9 sexxydiva9
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 11, 2013

    No Luck With Money

    I have been looking for a job for soooooooo long i lost my full time job over 4 years ago and have worked little bar jobs which ha vent worked out. I went to school for hair i haven't been able to afford my license plus i feel like I'm not that good at it. I have had interviews...
    Torishu Torishu
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 30, 2010

    But Its Only Temporary...

    But its only temporary and i really cant complain my parents make sure i have everything i need and want for that matter ...  they are so awesome in so many ways they helped save me from a  really bad situation  God bless them
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Apr 29, 2007

    I Hope To Exit This Group One Day

    And that will be a good day!
    ultimatereality ultimatereality
    46-50, F
    Feb 15, 2012

    Just Yesterday

    Woke up feeling a little bad with a bit of a sore throat. Wanted to go to the doctor but I had no money. One good thing about Japan is that you can usually go to your regular doctor even if you have no money and they will let you pay later. So I was able to go and get some...
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat
    41-45, F
    Oct 22, 2012


    last time i was on here i was telling you about my stressful hospital visits and so and so forth but since then ive been so wrapped up i wasnt able to keep you posted, soo sorry! but not gonna make this long i have alot to do today, and im so excited! i'll post later and let you...
    bunnihearts bunnihearts
    26-30, F
    Nov 1, 2012

    Most of the Time

    I guess I do have enough money for the things I need but never for the things I want. But isn't that how it always goes!!!!
    Luci Luci
    22-25, F
    Apr 26, 2007

    Work From Home Anyone?!

    Hi, Im new to the whole work from home online marketing industry and I just got involved with this business that gives you the oppertunity to make $200 in comission and a $100 monthly residual income, per person you get to join.... but the great thing about this one is you dont...
    MattMo86 MattMo86
    31-35, M
    Jul 22, 2013
    Cosplaygirl Cosplaygirl
    22-25, F
    May 9, 2014

    I Always Have Enough to Make I...

    I always have enough to make it by...and thats enough for me.
    angelicaBaby angelicaBaby
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 11, 2007

    Maybe I Can Help With That :P

    Need Extra Money and Love Helping Others? After my most recent denial from disability I decided I needed a new avenue for income fast, but being a mother of two I couldn't afford a SCAM! I reconnected with an old friend and she told me of a job and a company that could save my...
    ImmortalCho ImmortalCho
    31-35, F
    Mar 21, 2013

    It's Gone As Soon As I Get It

    I have a crappy minimum wage job as a cashier. I'm not really complaining about that because I'm lucky to have a job and at least I like my coworkers. However, I don't make as much money as I need. I just had a baby girl. I need to pay for diapers, formula, doctor's bills...
    FallenAngelShi FallenAngelShi
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 18, 2011

    I Can't Work I'm Tryin...

    i can't work I'm trying to get my life straighten out and I'm been trying to get on SSI for the past 2 years
    wtpoohbear19 wtpoohbear19
    26-30, F
    Nov 4, 2007


    ...I never have enough cash. I need a damn job so I can buy ****.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Sep 5, 2010


    I got a decent part time job and it pays well, but fact is, even though I don't spend much, it seems to disappear =P
    deleted deleted
    Apr 29, 2008

    Okay , Alright , I'm Poor !

    I've always been poor for one reason or another , sometimes by accident , sometimes by choice , even spite . I figure though , that even if I did have more cash , It'd just get spent as fast as it does now ( that's fast !) so it's more a matter of living within my very limited...
    WisestFool WisestFool
    41-45, M
    Jan 7, 2012

    I & Money Don't Go Together Always !

    Some people work like a horse to make some money , they can do whatever they could to gain cash , any kind of job to get some money , some people are thinking all time how to make lots of money . I don't think the way they do , i dont work my tail off to get money , that is the...
    deleted deleted
    Aug 15, 2010
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