Money?

iVillage Member
Registered: 06-05-2007
Money?
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Wed, 11-07-2007 - 10:29am
Since smoking and drinking, many times, goes hand in hand....Has anyone had problems financially because of a famly member who has a drinking issue?

 

iVillage Member
Registered: 06-22-2004
In reply to: tristens_mama
Wed, 11-07-2007 - 1:04pm

hmmm, let's see...we have moved at least 10 times in the past 11 years.

iVillage Member
Registered: 10-24-2006
In reply to: tristens_mama
Wed, 11-07-2007 - 2:29pm

I have posted on this topic MANY times.


My H spends enearly all his income on alcohol and smoking (although the smoking is a much smaller degree).

iVillage Member
Registered: 06-22-2004
In reply to: tristens_mama
Wed, 11-07-2007 - 3:44pm

I am so sorry Rocket...I wish I could help you, even give you a hug.

iVillage Member
Registered: 10-01-2003
In reply to: tristens_mama
Wed, 11-07-2007 - 3:58pm

Hi Stacy,


I have found money to

iVillage Member
Registered: 04-07-2003
In reply to: tristens_mama
Wed, 11-07-2007 - 7:51pm

When I was still drinking, I had a habit of going for the "retail fix" - using the credit cards when I had no business spending money.

iVillage Member
Registered: 04-05-2007
In reply to: tristens_mama
Mon, 01-28-2008 - 7:16pm
Yes, money is a problem. No matter how much you earn in your household a drunk can spend it and there will never be enough to make up for the amount they can waste. That is my $ .02