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When the ends don't meet.

From young we are told that if we get good grades in school and continue to do so college, a nice paycheck will be waiting for us. For some this is true, they are able to secure employment in their field of choice and make an above average salary. For others, however, working full time at a hospital and part time in a movie theater is reality. Time is money and you got to lose it all if you are trying to survive. In New York especially, many folks have to hold down two jobs to pay rent, credit card companies and college loan people. I myself don't have loans but I'm no stranger to slicing money up. The tasks gets harder when you got a job doesn't pay you that much to begin with.  What about if you don't like the job....boy oh boy will you feel like going postal. Many ppl are working at their jobs not primarily by choice but rather for survival. If they lose their job the chances of them finding another one is slim,  they can always Occupy Wall Street. With bills and ot…