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Originally posted by randomname
having a job and making money are 2 completely different things.
job = getting paid to make other people money.
making money = paying people to make you money or doing it yourself.
you: i can move that rock for you for $20.
guy: sure, for $15 you got a deal.
you: hey schmuck, i'll give you $3 to move that rock.
schmuck: that'll take all day but i need the money.
6 hrs later.
schmuck: i'm all done.
you: o.k. guy, i moved your rock.
guy : here's your money.
schmuck: finally pay day.
you: good job schmuck. minus taxes, insurance, liability and unemployment your pay comes to
$1.25. see you tomorrow.
edit on 20-5-2012 by randomname because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Partygirl
Makes me a little sick, frankly speaking. Denial and cognative dissonance avoidance is strong here.
I bet all of you jobless were the same ones who shopped at Wal-Mart, drive Toyotas or Hondas, and buy imported name brands.
I am self employed and take orders from non
Originally posted by Submarines
I personally jungle 5 jobs. This also allows my wife to be a stay at home mom.
We have money to put away, pay for all our bills, and health insurance. We eat well, AND have a social life.
You lazy a$$ people need to suck it up and go to work and quit complaining!
Originally posted by fleabit
... If you are suggesting I live my entire life under my means just in case I lose my job, so then I will be within my means.. no. I am not going to live my life in fear.. always underachieving because of what MIGHT happen.