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How Much do you or your SO make a Hour.. and is it still hard to get by ??

No matter How much you make an hour it seems like you always owe out more then you make doesnt it.. or is it just me

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:13 PM on Dec. 1, 2010 in Money & Work

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Answers (17)
  • $12.19 an hour and we're always behind.
    FluffyMamaBunny

    Answer by FluffyMamaBunny at 9:13 PM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • My husband makes $11 an hour and if he doesnt work at least 70 hours a week we cant pay our bills
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:17 PM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • He makes nothing, he died a couple years ago. And yes, it's difficult to live on a budget. We don't have a lot of extras because we can't afford them, and we don't buy what we can't afford. And by extras, I include a lot of things that many people seem to believe are absolutely necessary. When money is tight, you reevaluate and cut down to the "must haves".
    justnancyb

    Answer by justnancyb at 9:21 PM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • We are both salary. I make 35,000/year and my dh makes 55,000/year. We are just fine.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 9:15 PM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • We live according to our means or maybe under our means, hubby makes whatever he wants an hour, from 200 on up, but even before his practice took off, we didn't have much but were never behind.
    older

    Answer by older at 9:16 PM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • My husband makes $9 an hour... I get $450 a month from a disability check.
    Gremlyn1980

    Answer by Gremlyn1980 at 9:20 PM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • My husband makes $75/h, and I make $32/h. We don't find it hard to get by because we purchased an affordable home, share one affordable vehicle, are frugal and save a ton. We live WELL within our means. We are not consumerist, and don't derive self esteem from material objects.
    SamKJones

    Answer by SamKJones at 10:03 PM on Dec. 1, 2010

  • My husband makes $8.59 an hour or something like that.
    I make squat.

    But we're making it surprisingly.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:00 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Its never enough unless you lower your standards & wants, lol
    NicolesMommy

    Answer by NicolesMommy at 2:12 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • I make 10 an hour, he is military, so he makes about 3.00 an hour (considering he is on duty 24.7!) We are always on time wiht payments, but have a lot of debt...but after this Christmas, all extra monies are going to pay the debt off...we just had a huge agreement on paying what off when and how to do it
    army_wife0929

    Answer by army_wife0929 at 9:57 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

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