Yes an extra $1,000 a month would give me some freedom. It would give me breathing room. Right now I’m earning just a bit more than I need to live but I’d like to earn enough that I could save and actually make a dent in my student loans.

Especially after reading Ester’s article that most people don’t have an extra $400 available should an emergency happen, I think one time cash grants of whatever amount could do wonders for everyone as a safety net. It’s terrible that not having an extra $100 could have such dire consequences.

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Writer & Poet living in SoCal. Plant lady. Always has too many questions. Name pronounced (Air-e-on-uh)

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