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Breaking free from the paycheck-to-paycheck lifestyle | Clark Howard

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Did you get a raise at your job? You might have hardly noticed as the extra money seems to get sucked up by life.Some have chosen a lifestyle of “keeping up with the Jones'” that takes every penny from them. For others, a lost job or other financial hardship has made it a struggle just to get food on the table. We’ve been in both camps, and neither is fun. We started in the first camp — buying nice things that we couldn’t afford, and then ended up in the second camp with a job loss.

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