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How Much Do You Make A Year?

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  • How Much Do You Make A Year?

    Just curious to see what most of us really make a year. Its not necessary to post what you make, just use the poll anonymously
    Under 15K
    Over 100K

  • #2
    Could I also request that a mod sticky this thread, and clean up some of the old stickies like the american dream thread?


    • #3
      Where does the money Gooooooooooooooooooooooo

      35-40k including Overtime
      20-30k Gambling

      Total: 50-80k

      But where does all the money GO

      Catchmeifyoucan !
      Last edited by CATCHMEIFYOUCAN; 04-12-2007, 09:47 PM. Reason: Additional
      July 2006: Filed Ch13 :blink:
      Oct 2006: Converted to Ch7 :clapping:
      Jan 2007: DISCHARGED :clapping:
      Nov 2007: CLOSED :yahoo::yahoo::yahoo:


      • #4
        Originally posted by FilingOnMyOwn View Post
        Just curious to see what most of us really make a year. Its not necessary to post what you make, just use the poll anonymously
        If we have a spouse, do you want combined incomes?
        I am not a lawyer and this is not legal advice nor a statement of the law - only a lawyer can provide those.

        06/01/06 - Filed Ch 13
        06/28/06 - 341 Meeting
        07/18/06 - Confirmation Hearing - not confirmed, 3 objections
        10/05/06 - Hearing to resolve 2 trustee objections
        01/24/07 - Judge dismisses mortgage company objection
        09/27/07 - Confirmed at last!
        06/10/11 - Trustee confirms all payments made
        08/10/11 - DISCHARGED !

        10/02/11 - CASE CLOSED
        Countdown: 60 months paid, 0 months to go


        • #5
          Nope, per capita basis. Unless you want to use the combined income and divide it by 2 to use the average


          • #6
            Oops, then my vote is wrong, I used combined income.
            I used to have a life, now I have grandkids.


            • #7
              lol. Well, the poll is named, how much do YOU make a year.... Not how much your household makes or you and your spose or family make...


              • #8
                Sorry for screwing up the poll. Guess I have been married so long that I don't think of myself as being an individual anymore, or him for that matter.

                Let's here the ahhhhs...we are one.

                So strike one 50-75k and add one under 15K

                I used to have a life, now I have grandkids.


                • #9
                  Its ok no worries, I wasn't directing that all to you, I have a feeling a few have used household or combined incomes


                  • #10
                    Don't worry, I didn't take it personally. Apparently, the Buspar is working today.
                    I used to have a life, now I have grandkids.


                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Granny View Post
                      Sorry for screwing up the poll. Guess I have been married so long that I don't think of myself as being an individual anymore, or him for that matter.
                      Very Funny


                      • #12
                        Over 100K and under 1,000,000 per year.


                        • #13
                          I voted for my husband and I's current combined income. Before his new job it was several brackets lower.

                          Oops. I guess I should read replies before voting in the polls.


                          • #14
                            i went from making 40+k 3 yrs ago and now i make 21k woohoo..big money j/k
                            retained lawyer june 08, filed may 09....341 on 6/26/09- went smooth! Glad to be part of the 60 day club .... AND- 6/27/09- got engaged
                            10/30/10- WEDDING!!


                            • #15
                              Originally posted by bk4sky View Post
                              i went from making 40+k 3 yrs ago and now i make 21k woohoo..big money j/k
                              I was making $64K 11 years ago when I lost my job due to a mega-merger. Tried self-employment in my specialty with limited success but it all fell apart after 9/11. Got a job with my local government at $33K. Talk about a change! BK inevitably followed shortly after that.

                              Eleven years after losing my job, I STILL make about $6K less than I did back then. And my current job is abolished as of September, so although I'm pretty sure my seniority and rank will land me in a comparable position, these are troubling and insecure times for me and my family.

                              This economy is the worst I've EVER experienced.
                              BK 7 filed and discharged in 2004 after 30+ years of perfect credit. Life HAPPENS.


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