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Taking a cold hard look at finances is something no one likes to do or talk about, but it's a reality we all have to face. If you are living on half of your former income (or less in many cases), you have a challenge ahead of you. You may need to realign some of your activities. How about packing some sandwiches for an outdoor meal at the park or picnic in your own backyard instead of a trip to McDonalds. Look for ways to cut out the extras. You'll be surprised as to how much you can save.
I am a single parent on dialysis, and going to school. I am finding it very hard to make ends meet with trying to move into my new apartment what should I do? I am getting help with rent each month but I have other bills like car note, insurance ,credit card bill and medical bills I need some suggestions