I Still Get Financial Support From My Parents

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    I Couldn't Maintain My Lifestyle Without It

    I recently had to figure out a future budget for an accounting class based on my expected income and liabilities. I realized that I'm going to be broke in a few weeks (thank you tuition!). Fantastic. Most depressing project ever. Anyway, that wasn't even including the...
    MsContrary MsContrary
    26-30, F
    Jan 3, 2010

    My Mother.

    I still live home with my mom. She pays for me, I am in college.It all evens out, though, because I'll have to pay for her nursing home rent and medical fees when she's old. Plus, the funeral because my brother and sister probably won't be much help.
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 4, 2010

    This Month

     I don't have enough for my rent since some of my work is seasonal. Mom put $400 into my checking account like it's no big thing. I'm lucky my parents are supportive. I'm 25 and I've been out of the house just under a year. It's still distressing and frustrating to think...
    janebee janebee
    22-25
    Jun 25, 2008

    But I Hate It

    My folks are very controlling & fearful. A few years ago, they convinced me to take over their rental property because they could "trust" me to repair the damage (10 years of renters) & maintain it. It was really so they could keep an eye on me. Now, I...
    QuixoticKidEternity QuixoticKidEternity
    31-35
    Jun 25, 2008

    But Not For Long

    My mom is having cutting the apron string issues, I have paid for college myself, lived on my own by myself, but she wanted to pay for my phone service when i was in the dorms and from the 2 other places I have moved to. Starting in the fall I will be paying for my own phone...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jun 25, 2008
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