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Forum topic by woodkiller posted 08-02-2010 04:34 PM 722 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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woodkiller

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08-02-2010 04:34 PM

I work as a construction super. I got to work this morning to find out that our company lost their line of credit last week….. and I am on the job not knowing if I will be paid or not. Hopefully I will receive some compensation. The company that I work for is small so few will notice. I will meet with the company that is to take over the job tomorrow ant the management company so we can make the transition. At least O saw it coming. Now I guess that I can get a few of those woodworking projects done…LOL Thanks for reading. Russell


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fiddlebanshee

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#1 posted 08-02-2010 04:57 PM

That’s too bad! I hope you’ll get your compensation. In the mean time, enjoy your extra shop time!

-- As if I needed another hobby!

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#2 posted 08-02-2010 08:17 PM

That sucks!! You have first claim to any assets the company has.

I have been there and done that. When I found out, they told me they decided to file bankruptcy late on Friday and didn’t have tiime to call me and tell me my check was going to bounce. That was Tuesday morning. It did, what a hell of a mes that was;-((

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Mark Shymanski

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#3 posted 08-02-2010 08:23 PM

Had that happen to me when I first started working; went to work sweeping streets in April didn’t finally get paid until November (mind you I only worked for two pay periods before I went elsewhere as I stopped believing the ‘cheque is in the mail’ line :-)

Hope things work out much faster for you!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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