“Imagine telling your teenagers you’ve lost their home, there is nothing left. That they have to move into a shelter and all they can take is their clothes. Listening as they weep, trying to explain it to their friends.”
When Ray and Yolanda Thompson lost their house and jobs they began a swift drop out of the middle class, losing their possessions and draining the college funds of their children along the way.
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