Me: “NEVER GIVE UP. YOU NEED TO CALL THEM RIGHT AWAY AND EXPLAIN TO AMAZON THAT YOU DIDN’T KNOW YOU WERE SIGNING UP AND THAT YOU CANNOT AFFORD THE FEE.” Daughter: “It’ll never work. After all, it says I can’t cancel once the month trial period is up.” Me: In an elevated screaming tone of voice, “It doesn’t matter what it says, YOU NEVER GIVE UP. Call them NOW and explain that you can’t afford it and that they need to cancel your subscription and REFUND your money.”
I was going to be the primary breadwinner for 4 years, and I had NO JOB. I was so stressed that I remember looking at the grocery clerk in awe and thinking, “Even she has a job!”
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employment market in S. California was so tight that those 3 jobs were the only way he could make a living at that time. Flash forward a couple of decades, the same guy has a well paying salaried job at a major Medical School doing exactly what he loves. Then why is he still working 3 or MORE jobs?