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    So I had this great job, a car and everything. I don’t know what was crossing my mind at the time I guess nothing and in no way am I proud of what I did. I loved my work so I don’t know what the heck I was thinking. Gradually over I would say a month time period I put money on our store gift cards, put no money in the register and went and bought items for myself and friends. the total of what I stole was around $600 it wasn’t all at once and I know what I did was wrong. I lost my job got arrested and have a court date. I’m not sure what’s going to happen yet but the money is paid back already thanks to my parents (now I just have to pay them back). But just a heads up to learn from my mistakes and stupidity. With one stupid little action you can loose all your privileges and your life and it takes work to earn all those things back.

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    On 02/20/08
    gurly from AL said:
    omg this was so cool i never new all this! i love it!
    On 09/04/07
    jordan from AZ said:
    This same thing happened in my store. This girl was caught "returning" items and putting around $100 on a gift card. Eventually she got caught because she used her employee discount while purchasing items with the gift card. Our lp can track down everything we do through our employee discount card. She was fired and fined. She also told on another guy that had taught her how to do this. He was also fired and fined.
    On 11/11/05
    bekaboo from AZ said:
    like you said one little thing could ruin your life but at least you learned from your actionsand know better than to do that agiain. i used to steal stuff from my parents allthe time and i got in trouble every time i did it. but at least i learned from my actions.
    On 09/15/05
    secreat from CA said:
    hEY DONT EVER STEAL AGAIN BECUZ I DONT THINK I WOULD TRUST ANYBODY WHO HAD STOLED SOMETHING CUZ YOU NEVER NOW.
    On 08/04/05
    Annie from AZ said:
    thats ok, sometimes people make mistakes, As long as you learned something from it.I'v done stupid things like that before too.
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