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entertainment (free libraries, ebooks, audiobooks, games and similar) pref with review 10 w0nderer Oct 2015 Aug 2016 9 2463
Food Prep And Ideas 13 w0nderer Oct 2015 Jun 2016 2 3544
'poorsplaining' [View all] 112 Dragonfli Jun 2016 Jun 2016 271 17727
Low resource (money, time, space) gardening (windowsill, balcony, container, porch) 10 w0nderer Oct 2015 Mar 2016 11 2979
History of this group, and ideas 9 w0nderer Oct 2015 Mar 2016 14 2253
Depression time and earlier resources 2 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 4 1712
Small signage 3 madamesilverspurs Oct 2015 Oct 2015 8 2316
I'll start 37 marym625 Oct 2015 Oct 2015 17 4518
Hi, all :-) 2 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 12 1950
Heard a radio article on AC help 0 irisblue Jun 2020 Jun 2020 1 721
Has anyone received their tax refunds yet? 7 RGinNJ Feb 2020 Feb 2020 1 1110
Used to be the yardstick was if your Mom didn't have to work... 9 bmpbmp Oct 2019 Oct 2019 4 2248
Kitsap Rescue Mission set to lose permit to operate overnight shelter 0 icymist Sep 2019 Sep 2019 0 464
Elderly Bankruptcy Is On The Rise -- Here's Why 7 mfcorey1 Aug 2019 Aug 2019 12 1404
Koch chicken 6 Traildogbob Aug 2019 Aug 2019 0 1050
Arizona On Track To $12/Hour While Maintaining A Healthy Economy 0 corbettkroehler Jul 2019 Jul 2019 1 736
So this just looked like a good price to me 3 discntnt_irny_srcsm Mar 2019 Mar 2019 3 1237
so the longest government lockdown was just done by Donny 0 w0nderer Jan 2019 Jan 2019 1 1056
I was looking for a place to discuss the hell that is healthcaredotgov 3 trixie2 Dec 2018 Dec 2018 0 1360
NYT Magazine article on Working Poor 0 irisblue Sep 2018 Sep 2018 6 1304
60% interest for payday loans in Ohio. XPost 3 irisblue Jul 2018 Aug 2018 3 1373
Grocery stores worry about Trump's pullback on SNAP (food stamps) 4 left-of-center2012 Apr 2018 Jun 2018 3 1314
x-post from judy lynn lbn "scottish cafe chain builds village for homeless" 0 w0nderer May 2018 May 2018 3 1365
X-post -- Trump Quietly Scales Back Assistance Programs For Poor Americans -- goldenheart 4 w0nderer Apr 2018 Apr 2018 5 1488
Have You Had Experience Being Working Poor? 15 BlueDog22 Feb 2018 Feb 2018 7 2960
How debt works for the 1%: 11 discntnt_irny_srcsm Nov 2016 Feb 2018 12 2999
6,234 lobbyists worked on the Tax Scam 2 BigmanPigman Dec 2017 Dec 2017 2 1395
Sharing about a pet money saver 0 discntnt_irny_srcsm Dec 2017 Dec 2017 10 981
Some Instacart workers to strike over pay that can be as low as $1 per hour 0 workinclasszero Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 1087
damn, looks like the trump budget is out to get us 4 dembotoz May 2017 May 2017 0 5959
My car isn't new enough but this might help others 8 discntnt_irny_srcsm May 2017 May 2017 4 6221
i'ma gonna assume it's someone here 2 w0nderer Feb 2017 Feb 2017 2 2442
how are we all doing under 'king Donald' 6 w0nderer Feb 2017 Feb 2017 1 1642
Christmas Day in the Work House by George R. Sims 6 no_hypocrisy Dec 2016 Dec 2016 6 2956
Minimum wage protests planned in 340 cities 3 think Nov 2016 Nov 2016 4 1221
United Way event looks at working poor 0 inanna Nov 2016 Nov 2016 3 927
Montreal’s number of ‘working poor’ rises dramatically 0 inanna Nov 2016 Nov 2016 2 916
For voting day 1 w0nderer Nov 2016 Nov 2016 4 972
what are you folks seeing...saw a couple unexpected layoffs from firms with folks close this week 2 dembotoz Oct 2016 Oct 2016 2 1531
Refurbished PC and monitor for $174 (free shipping) 2 discntnt_irny_srcsm Sep 2016 Sep 2016 0 1137
How many 'working poor' are in Louisiana? (Towntalk Article) 1 inanna Sep 2016 Sep 2016 2 1094
The Republicans Are My Enemy 10 scottie55 Jun 2016 Aug 2016 5 1635
Does anyone have experience with payday loans? 21 shadowrider Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 2393
Stores to customers: "Cash not welcome here" 18 shadowrider Aug 2016 Aug 2016 7 2109
A note from a loser. Or is it moocher? 1 madamesilverspurs Aug 2016 Aug 2016 6 1231
So, I have a small break between jobs 23 shadowrider Apr 2016 Aug 2016 1 2934
Being working poor means toiling through “pure hell” for next to nothing. 23 inanna Jun 2016 Aug 2016 41 2789
Our Poverty Myth 6 eridani Jun 2016 Aug 2016 32 1789
A minimum wage hike is just part of the solution to help the working poor 3 inanna Jul 2016 Jul 2016 10 1665
Number of working poor climbing in Vancouver suburbs 0 inanna Jul 2016 Jul 2016 1 944
Anyone know a good labor attorney? 6 Melurkyoulongtime Jun 2016 Jun 2016 2 1990
Rise of the 'precariat,' the global scourge of precarious jobs 3 inanna Jun 2016 Jun 2016 5 1403
Three Angels Clinic treats the 'working poor' 2 inanna Jun 2016 Jun 2016 5 1346
America’s new working poor — in manufacturing 6 inanna May 2016 Jun 2016 13 1580
Kelowna's working poor pushing into homeless shelters 2 inanna Jun 2016 Jun 2016 7 1098
xpost of gd's: "The people who complain about their taxes getting stuff for poor people" 6 w0nderer Jun 2016 Jun 2016 26 1578
X post of Eridani's:Minimum Wage Workers Can’t Afford Rent Anywhere In The Country 4 w0nderer May 2016 May 2016 31 1382
x post from: Snarkoleptic::economy::omaha steve labour group:restaurant+bankcards stiff workers 0 w0nderer May 2016 May 2016 4 1162
Old, sturdy wood furniture redone "very" cheap. 27 malokvale77 Apr 2016 May 2016 17 2086
In an Age of Privilege, Not Everyone Is in the Same Boat 2 eridani Apr 2016 May 2016 9 1461
Artichoke update 3 malokvale77 Apr 2016 May 2016 7 1295
If You Are Obese And Don't Even Try To Eat Healthy Why Should I Have To Pay For Your Medical Care? [View all] 112 scottie55 May 2016 May 2016 0 9596
Does anyone else freak out when you get a phone call and the caller ID says, "Card Services"? 9 shadowrider May 2016 May 2016 0 1592
By request - things I learned part II 3 malokvale77 Apr 2016 May 2016 3 1099
Linking to post in GD 'When are we ever, as a people, going to start to _try_ to make this country ' 5 w0nderer Apr 2016 May 2016 7 1226
Hi folks, I found another deal on low priced PCs $74 0 discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2016 Apr 2016 11 1173
About artichokes 7 malokvale77 Mar 2016 Apr 2016 2 1861
Low-income Americans spend as much as $400 to get tax refund, report finds 2 Eugene Apr 2016 Apr 2016 8 2982
x-post via ohiochick::: Over 1 million face loss of food stamps over work requirements 3 w0nderer Jan 2016 Apr 2016 3 1679
Need some car advice 43 CountAllVotes Mar 2016 Mar 2016 5 4941
By request - things I learned. 3 malokvale77 Mar 2016 Mar 2016 4 1730
Although I have retired since joining this group... [View all] 105 malokvale77 Mar 2016 Mar 2016 184 12833
The U.S. Government's Warning to Courts That Jail The Poor 1 n2doc Mar 2016 Mar 2016 6 1328
X post from n2doc in GD : Unique Community Kitchen is set up like a restaurant... 2 w0nderer Mar 2016 Mar 2016 4 1411
This... 5 Melurkyoulongtime Oct 2015 Mar 2016 12 3251
Deal alert: $55 HP DC5750S Desktop PC - 6AM to midnight Pacific time 2 discntnt_irny_srcsm Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1684
Big increase in multinational subcontracting in USA coming.. 0 Baobab Mar 2016 Mar 2016 7 1381
Review sites to gain 'bargaining power' and/or 'warn' 'find recommendations' 0 w0nderer Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1556
A monitor deal I found 0 discntnt_irny_srcsm Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1221
Alabama passes law banning cities and towns from increasing minimum wage (grabbed and xpost from) 0 w0nderer Feb 2016 Feb 2016 4 1367
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