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Article: With Dad Laid Off, Finding Ways to Hold On

With Dad Laid Off, Finding Ways to Hold On

Published: August 23, 2009
New York Times

“MORENO VALLEY, Calif. — Among the flotsam and jetsam that gather over the years in a home, there is now the random taillight behind the Winklers’ living room couch. And a 1967 Buick Riviera dashboard under the desk. When jobs are short and the savings account dwindles, selling spare parts on the Internet can help put braces in mouths, and pay a credit card bill or two.”


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