Category Archives: foreclosure

The Ills of Poverty

Living in poverty is hard – perhaps that’s why there are so many words related to hard that can be applied to a life of poverty – hard time, hardship, hardscrabble, hard luck, hard pressed, hard row to hoe, hard-hearted…it’s … Continue reading

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Nobody’s Home

Yesterday I was scrolling through our local craigslist looking at the job ads and saw this: We coordinate the securing and cleanup of foreclosed properties and are looking for people to sign up as vendors who have skills and/or experience … Continue reading

Posted in economy, foreclosure, frugal living, homelessness, renters, underwater mortgage, vacant houses | 2 Comments