Alexandra Penney—a New York artist and former editor of Self Magazine—lost her life savings in the Madoff debacle.
In May, she and her husband used their life savings to buy their first home.
Fitzpatrick says that “blowing the trumpet” about Judgment Day cost him a sum in the low six figures—his life savings.
She may also feel symbolically castrated by the loss of her life savings—a situation that would make anyone rabid.
The Gang Buys a Boat A man convinces two of his friends to pool their life savings and buy a boat.
The man who spent his life savings to tell New York the end was near.
He had been swindled out of his life savings—around $8 million—by his former manager and lover Kelley Lynch.
How do you excuse betraying thousands of investors who entrusted me with their life savings?
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Sheryl gave this man her life savings more easily than she gave herself physically.
altering a person's life or circumstances in a substantial way
Being in that accident was a life-changing experience.