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I Want a Home of My Own

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 55 People

    A Life Survived

    I grew up with an abusive father, spent 6 years in foster care (not all of them good) bounced around alot.  I'm on my second marriage and just as we were getting straight finacially wise, my husband was injured in a car accident and is now on SSDI at 45.  My credit...
    BitingLeopard BitingLeopard 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 4, 2010

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    Sure

    That would be nice to have.  
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 23, 2009

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    My Truth

    I was 18 was in a relashionship that I thought was going to last forever.. Well he was always leaving me out I felt lonely. I had never been to a party before it was my at my coworkers house. I have never felt more out of place.. They kept telling me about another guy that lived...
    cmrbk2006 cmrbk2006 22-25, F Nov 2, 2012

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    My Home Is Not Mine

    I have a beautiful 4500 square foot home but , It is in my sister-in-law's name . My husband is a business owner and a  crook for over 10 years he has made 3-4 hundred thousand dollars year  and never paid his taxes . This was before we were married , we have two small children...
    babysocks86 babysocks86 36-40, F Apr 2, 2012

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    I know I will get slated for this by a lot of people. But hopefully a few may have some advice. I am 27. I have been with my husband for 8 years (married 3). We have 2 children. I...
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