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I Work Hard and Save Money

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    I am thankful that my parents taught me to save money out of each paycheck. I was able to live for almost a year without a job at one point. Thank goodness for a savings account and good friends.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2010

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    I want to save money but it doesn't seem like its possible. I bring home about $2000 a month. my rent is 884, my utilities are about 150, the cost of transportation for me is about...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    Except, working in an empty office building on a Sunday afternoon is so depressing. Trying to hurry up and finish so I can go and meet some friends!!!
    BBWand40 BBWand40 41-45, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I'm feeling depressed tonight. Only $15 left until I get paid this Friday. Two shut of notices for bills, so I will be doing without gas and electric soon. Glad I have a lot of...
    need2Bcontrolled83 need2Bcontrolled83 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    Sometimes in life we are faces with very difficult and hard decisions. Some for the bad; some for the better. But you never know what they might be until you make them. Inside...
    Haywee123 Haywee123 22-25, F May 10

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    My father's shouting at me atleast once a week to get my *** working hard and run after those quarterly and half-yearly projections. And I'm just sitting here watching him go...
    NobodyFrvr NobodyFrvr 22-25, M May 2

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    So we're raising money for the Ronald McDonald house, and this guy was bitching and moaning that we "keep his hard earned money" and that we're "low life's trying to solicit money...
    mxsable mxsable 18-21, T May 1

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    Please help me I have to move out of my house soon and I have nowhere to live me and my partner don't have enough to rent a place or anything he sometimes stays hungry jus to save...
    fati1431 fati1431 22-25, F May 5

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    I work at a taco bell in Texas, and its the most stressful job I've had, I make horrible money and am constantly getting called into work. I am 17, and work harder than most people...
    dizzyneat dizzyneat 16-17, F 1 Response May 6

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    I've never been rich, wealthy or had an easy life. I have ALWAYS worked. I know how to struggle gracefully. I have never had a man give me a home bring home the " bacon" or be the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am hard-of-hearing and I belong to the hearing world. I wear hearing aids, I work hard to improve my speech, and I struggle communicating with hearing people. On some days, I...
    CallieR00 CallieR00 13-15, F 2 Responses May 5

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    I really love my work .I am accountant or like other like to say book-keeper. when I was at school i really like maths and economic.so i what be one .I was really working hard in...
    luna5555454 luna5555454 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 26

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    Turtle. Slowpoke. Slow as molasses in January. These are words used to describe me from 5 years old and onwards. I'm not lazy. I'm smart, passionate, and creative. I'm methodical...
    flypaperflowers flypaperflowers 36-40, F May 9

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    Honestly, I work hard to improve myself, but today I am feeling very low..The energy levels are too low... I have worked on myself to act resilient,but today it is getting...
    alexmatilda alexmatilda 31-35, M 2 Responses May 10

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    I started a new job two months ago, which I enjoy and thought was going well. However, yesterday two managers called me into a meeting to inform me I didn't communicate enough...
    emz76 emz76 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    It's a bit ridiculous but for the solid last 3 months, I have not been alone. Dawn til dusk. Consecutively. I have constantly had somebody with me. Maybe not necessarily present...
    KairiKipling KairiKipling 18-21, F 1 Response May 9

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    Hello, I am trying my best to obtain funds for a project I want to develop, that wants to help young artists. I am hoping that you are interested in this and you will help us...
    mayaloves2play mayaloves2play 26-30, F 1 Response May 3

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    I honestly haven't even worked here two weeks and I already have my letter of resignation written. I just want to save up some money to help float my boyfriend and I until I get a...
    mxsable mxsable 18-21, T Apr 30

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    Oh jeez... This might be the shortest story I ever type (or maybe not - we will see how it goes) but I am in an unpleasant situation these days because quite a few years ago I...
    Jugemu Jugemu 31-35, M 1 Response May 9

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    I'm so happy I have this because it's done more for me than nearly anything else. I worked full time starting in high school and now I pay for my own things. I have a difficult...
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    So I made a workout schedule and I'm asking would it be better to workout legs Monday , abs Wednesday , arms Friday or combine them all like I do leg abs and arm workouts on Monday...
    mpiezema16 mpiezema16 13-15, M 3 hrs ago

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    I am issuing another challenge to thosefags the nuts. 1. Save up your money 2. Quit your job 3. Apply for clown college 4. Get accepted 5. Go to clown college. 6. Graduate from...
    UltimateDemiGoddessSam UltimateDemiGoddessSam 31-35, F May 11

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    I want to sell my virginity legally if possible and confidentialy too I need info on where it is safe or someone who has done this before.I'm 17 and I am unhappy in my home,I'm not...
    LolaKamfao1998 LolaKamfao1998 16-17, F 2 Responses May 17

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    To me this works both ways, everyone knows it's wrong to look down on the poor. Also many people work very hard and practice self sacrifice to do well . People shouldn't assume...
    sirnatural sirnatural 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    Hello i will share my storry about long distance relationships. P.s sorry my englis is low. i`am in long distance relationships alredy 4 years and we engage. but sometims my men...
    Dzilis Dzilis 18-21, F Apr 26

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    Currently I'm saving up for a new phone and so far it goes well as I'm not spending anything I saved. The problem is I don't have a job or anything that could fasten up my saving...
    delusi0nal delusi0nal 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    Well, i was in big hope for that. But it turns out that it doenst always need to turn out like a happy fairytale. Im in a LDR too, the second time in fact (with the same person...
    ElAlemano ElAlemano 36-40, M 2 Responses May 6

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    I would like to start my own business but I'm afraid. I am tired of working for company to company and making money for other people. I want to start a business doesn't have to be...
    senon senon 31-35, F 1 Response May 16

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    Rick Pedrosa is a reputed professional in Miami who specializes in real estate and construction areas. He holds more than 20 years of rich experience in developing, renovating, and...
    russelgustin russelgustin 36-40, M 5 hrs ago

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    The cliche line is money doesn't buy happiness but I've came to the conclusion, that when I get older I will need it. After I took a good hard look in the mirror I realized I'll be...
    BenedictJones BenedictJones 13-15, M 2 days ago

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    The Corliss Group Latest Tech Review - Watch out, computer security professionals: Cloud computing vendors are coming for your jobs. It may be inevitable, or you may be able to...
    mattedymond mattedymond 22-25, F May 1

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    i have two jobs again. before i was working subway n walmart but walmart unexpectedly let me goo...so now im at a smoothie place. im stressing the fact how i work so hard for ao...
    amariebonitaa amariebonitaa 18-21, F 2 Responses May 5

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    I am ready for work today but not ready for the 9 hour shift:/ but oh well I am making a lot of money so it's nice
    AbbieBaby AbbieBaby 22-25, F 1 Response May 7

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    So last night I did have to save a little boy in the pool, he was showing his mom a new jump on the board, well at the moment I was talking with his mom, just telling her we been...
    kimheart1992 kimheart1992 22-25, F 9 Responses May 8

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    I am an event coordinator/ designer for a private country club. I work 6 days for an average of 70 hours each week. If you aren't passionate about what you do, it feels like a job...
    Looking4Oz Looking4Oz 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    it is hard to be a good parent these days and to do what is right for your child, i know when they are on the wrong path and need to be corrected, but there is so much interference...
    michellemum michellemum 31-35, F 1 hr ago

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    Everyone tells me I work too much but I can't afford to live independently and do what I love if I don't work as much as I do. Technically I am 3/4 time at one job (which...
    janetthetrigger janetthetrigger 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 25

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    For three years I've worked in a B category men's prison.
    uberfuzz uberfuzz 22-25, M 5 hrs ago

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    I'm a saver. I think most people spend up to their limit or even go in debt, complain of being broke and then do it all over again. I would never do this.
    Katzenliebhaber Katzenliebhaber 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 29

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    It was barely last year that I watched "The Cove" in my environmental class- for this case, I didn't care that I was at school, I couldn't control the tears... It's just... stupid...
    Sil833 Sil833 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    overjoyedcadre816 overjoyedcadre816 26-30, F 1 Response May 7

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