There are a lot of reasons that people suddenly need to survive on 1,000 dollars or less each month.
Perhaps, they lost their job, and the new one that they found to replace it with doesn’t pay very much. Or they are trying to save money up for a house or retirement fund.
I remember working for a high school as a teachers aide and making $800 (salaried). It was insane and SO hard. I ended up having to get a side hustle just to make ends meet.
But either way, this kind of harsh reduction in spending isn’t easy to do for those who have never lead a frugal life before.
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