Work & Money
"I worked at a large 'organic food' grocery store. Most of our produce wasn’t organic."
Oh no, I hate when this happens.
Carrie Bradshaw's Spending Habits In "Sex And The City" Stressed Me Out! Let's Talk About Her Finances In The Reboot
And just like that, Carrie is cooking asparagus.
"You don’t need to know what you want to do forever. You need to know what you’d like to do NEXT."
"I Wish People Understood What It's Like To Drive For These Services" — This Uber Eats Delivery Man Tearfully Shared A Behind-The-Scenes Moment From His Car
"I got a $1.19 tip and $2 from the app after driving around for an hour."
People Are Sharing Embarrassing And Just Overall Weird Encounters They've Had With Their Bosses, And I'm Cringing Hard
"It's so cringe, but he thinks it makes him cool and relatable to younger staff."
"I'm a NYC liquor sales rep. Female. $78k/year with 8 years of experience."
Let's get away from it all.
Sushi = big business executive
Personally, working from home has been a game changer.
It's the next big trend in the Great Resignation era.
People Are Sharing The Disgustingly Cheap Habits Of The Rich People In Their Lives, And I'm Starting To See Why People Say "Eat The Rich"
"You spent $45 on wine alone, but drew the line at paying for bread, Jean Valjean?"
Like that amazing three-month backpacking trip, perhaps.
"It was so bad. I threw up twice, and my wife wouldn't even get near me for two days."
Non-Rich Folks Are Pointing Out Things The Wealthy Don't Understand About Poverty, And It's Eye-Opening
"People can work 40 hours/week making minimum wage and still fall below the poverty line."
"Donations and extra hands go a long way in keeping our communities fed."
"I didn't realize at the time that not everyone had a maid growing up."
Please, share your wisdom.
People Are Finally Pointing Out How Everything In Life Is So Pointlessly Expensive, And It's Honestly Infuriating
Can we all collectively agree that simply being able to live shouldn't cost quite so much?
Please, I just need to find a place to live.
New Years resolution: Stop putting up with your boss's BS.
*Breathes* *Score drops 60 points*
Why oh why doesn't my health insurance cover my mouth bones...
Truckers Are Sharing The Wildest Things They've Seen On The Road, And I Don't Know What I Was Expecting, But It Wasn't This
"A surprising number of people drive without pants."
I'm a proofreader sun, website tester moon, mystery shopper rising.
People Are Sharing How Things Ended After They Got Romantically Involved With A Coworker, And I Wasn't Expecting Some Of These
"In all the places I’ve worked, I’ve never seen it *not* get messy and throw off the vibes of the entire workplace."
14 Stories About Unemployment That'll Make You Think Differently The Next Time You Hear "No One Wants To Work Anymore"
I think it's time we all learned to have a little empathy.
I'll never peruse Zillow listings the same way again.
College Tour Guides Are Getting Very Honest About What They Wish Incoming Students Knew When Deciding Which College To Pick
"Noticing small things like these will give you an idea of the college's culture — and what your social life will actually be like."
The 'Wife Of The Year' Award Goes To This Woman Who Paid Off Her Husband's Student Loans For Christmas
"I want you walking around debt free."
Goodbye commuting, hello sweatpants!
Why yes, I would like some more money.
"Don't be fooled by HGTV."
LOUDER FOR THE PEOPLE IN THE BACK.
People In Customer Service Are Revealing The "Customer Crimes" That Aren't At All Illegal (But Can Ruin A Day Instantly)
I'm rethinking everything I've ever done in a store.
17 Formerly Poor People Who Suddenly Became Rich Are Sharing What Shocked Them Most About The Transition
"In the past, if it was a choice of paying the electric or getting my cavities filled, I always chose to pay bills."
Get in, we're going shopping.
I felt like Rihanna taking this quiz.
Millennials Are Sharing Their Best Money Advice For Gen Z And It Seriously Should Be Taught In School
As an older millennial, I approve this message.
Basically every New York apartment on television would cost a billion dollars IRL.
It's wild out there.
"He was a billionaire with his own private jets and his own villa. $20 pushed him over the edge."
How did they get their job in the first place?
Employees Are Sharing The Wildest Reasons They've Had To Escort People Out Of Their Workplace And I Didn't Expect Some Of These
"Like dude, you KNOW you can't have sex in the bathroom."
I can only imagine how it went down.
All The Best Jokes About Emails In The Year 2021 Because We, Collectively, Were Extremely Overwhelmed
"I hope this email finds you beneath the milky twilight. Out on the moonlit floor."
"Then He Was Escorted Out:" People Are Sharing The Times They Witnessed A Coworker Get Fired And All I Have To Say Is Wooow
"Her boss immediately dismissed everyone else from the call and fired her on the spot."
Some people realllyyy shouldn't have money OR power.
Wait, it's what year now??
Retail Workers Shared The Worst Things Customers Do While Holiday Shopping, And You're Probably Guilty Of A Few Of These
TBH, you're probably guilty of a few of these things. 👀
Read this only if you want to feel like the most competent worker ever.
The only thing worse than having a job is finding a job.
"It's like the whole application process is overworking you before you're even hired or paid."
"$41,000 a year for a social worker with a master's degree."
It's Completely Understandable Why These 15 Employees Might Quit Their Jobs Because Of These Overly Entitled Bosses
"I'm going to need you to cover his shift... I wasn't asking. See you at 3."
People Who Grew Up Rich Are Sharing Things They Thought Were Normal And Everyone's Like, "No, That's Rich People Stuff"
Not having a summer job, getting an allowance, and more.
Turns out, that annoying reminder to "update your software" is actually important.
This Woman Had Two Jobs. She Found Out Her Sister Was Dying. Here's How Each Boss Reacted When She Told Them She Needed Time Off Work.
"Your employees are so much more than robots here to make YOU money..."
Yeah, I'm into NFTs: Nice, Fun Times.
People Who Know Influencers IRL Are Revealing What They're Like Behind The Scenes, And It's Depressing
"He found a local alley and told everyone he was in Italy."
"The hardest part of being poor — for me — was the 'cost' of time."
26 Super-Common Things In Low-Income Homes That, If You Grew Up Privileged, You Probably Don't Know About
"Putting all your food in the fridge because the cabinets are full of cockroaches and ants."
"The higher-ups call them 'essential' but still treat those workers like gum on the bottom of their shoes."
I Asked Student Debt Advocates What We Need To Know About The End Of The Student Loan Pause, And Here's What They Said
"We are still, as advocates, fighting very hard for that not to happen."
"Don't ever trust lettuce. Ever."
People Who Work In Customer-Facing Jobs — Tell Us About The Most Enraging "Customer Crimes" You've Ever Dealt With
There's a special place in hell for people who leave their unwanted groceries anywhere they want.
People Are Saying These 21 Romanticized Jobs Are Not Quite As Cool As They Seem, And I'm Honestly Pretty Surprised
"During some parts of the year, you’re too busy to have a life. During the rest, you’re broke."
Student Loan Repayments Are Coming Back In February, But I'd Rather Read These Twitter Jokes From People Who Ain't Payin'
What would you tell Joe Byron right now? — Sup baby, cancel our student loans.
This is some next-level adulting.
Teachers Are Pointing Out The Things People Don't Understand About Teaching During The Pandemic, And This Is So Important
"There's an entire group of parents teaching their kids that nothing is ever their fault."
I'm cringing just thinking about it.
"I was fired from a zoo because one of their animals attacked me and they didn’t want to pay the workman’s comp."
"Hey hun" messages are only the beginning.
Here's Why People Are Outraged Over This Video Of Teachers Competing To Collect Money That Will Fund Basic School Supplies
"This isn’t a cute little contest. This is a gross display of how this country has failed its teachers."
*Uploads résumé and then copy-pastes entire résumé into a broken online form*
People shared how to save on everything from cellphone plans to doggy dentists.
"I used to cry every day before going to work."
23 Women Revealed The Harassment They Faced While Working In Restaurants And Bars, And Something Needs To Change
"I dropped the drink tray, punched him in the face, and left."
19 Stories About Irrational Customers Who — Frankly — Shouldn't Be Allowed In Stores Or Restaurants Anymore
"This man looked me in my eyes and said, 'You know, if you lost some weight, you’d fit through there.'"
"I don't feel very wealthy really."
Even if you don't reach your goal, forming a new habit can still be a win.
It's definitely not "unskilled labor."
"I'm still not done paying for it monetarily and emotionally."
"Let them make mistakes when the stakes are low."
Former Restaurant Workers Are Sharing Just How "Damaging" The Service Industry Is, And I'm Equal Parts Enraged And Heartbroken
"I took me a long time to realize that I was putting all of my energy into a job that did nobody any good — including myself."
Credit card debt? We are never ever getting back together.
"We filed a police report for harassment and terminated the lease."
Sadly, some folks never grow out of being bullies.
Current and Former College Tour Guides, What's Something That You Want Prospective Students to Know?
From how to get the most out of the tour to how not to annoy your guide.
Student loan debt? Never heard of her.
I'm speechless, to be honest.
“Intimacy when it comes to money doesn't look like a lack of conflict."