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Right now it sounds as if you're still partially in denial. You're bleeding $2000+ a month in spiraling CC debt and the response to many suggestions (not all which is GREAT) has been "it would kill me" or "it would kill him

I acknowledge everything. Yes I have been spending far too much, yes I need to prioritize, yes I need to bring in more money, yes I need to set up a budget, yes I need to SLASH expenses big time, I know this and I WILL do this. I am in the process of doing all of this as we speak.

And yes I am very afraid to change my sons quality of life as they know it. But having said that I am also aware that I MUST !!


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