I Want Financial Independence

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 73 People

    Its Not Gonna Happen Soon Enough

    Even with getting my SSDI im still barely gonna be able to live on it ... Even with mine and both the kids plus Marks Child support should he ever pay it .Plus im gonna have to have a rep payee due to my past endeavors with money in large quantities .  But i will make it...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 11, 2008

    Been a Long Time Coming And I Got a Ways to Go.

    Although I have managed to acquire quiet a track record of jobs I still am able to go out a get the next J O B. Id need three hands to count them all and the longest time spent at one job was about 12 months. Its not like I jump from job to job spending only a few weeks...
    LakeShore LakeShore
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 12, 2009

    I need to stop being scared of having adult

    responsibilities and just live my own independent life already. I have it so easy compared to others. I graduated a bachelors, no student loan debt, no illnesses, my family is on the lower side of income but we get by. Family is very loving at that. I can even go to med school...
    ShesGottaBeTheOne ShesGottaBeTheOne
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 7

    So Badly

    I have been jobless for months. I'm ready to go insane. I can't move out, not enough money. I don't have any job prospects despite steadily applying for months to every place I can. I feel so helpless. Losing my financial independence has been one of the most difficult parts of...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 5, 2010

    Very Much

    I hope one day to be healthy enough to go back to work and pursue a career in photography. I despise sitting on my duff collecting disability. I would rather be given money for actually DOING something.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 4, 2009

    How Much Does It Take?...cause I Can't Take It Anymore

    Long story short been living in the master bedroom and my husbandhas been sleeping in the guest room for the last 5 yrs. He spends most nights out and comes home around 2:00am He claims it's business, his ferternIty whatever...it hurt like hell at first, thought I was going to...
    DDC1009 DDC1009
    51-55, F
    Jan 14, 2012
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