Confessions of a Laid-off Lawyer

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Archive for July 15th, 2010

Burning a Hole

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Total Black: $3,371.21
Total Red: $270,855.95

Since I was a kid, my mother has always said that money burned a hole in my pocket.  Guess I haven’t changed much.  Well . . . no . . . somewhat I have actually.  I got paid today.  Almost $3,400.00 after taxes and other deductions, about $5,100 before—a check representing five weeks of pay.  But I’m starting to feel that heat rising on my backside.  In the interim, I opened a local checking account with the Bank of St. Croix.  It can’t hurt to have a bank account here.  Keep reading . . .

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July 15, 2010 at 23:01