So I've never done anything like this before, but I'm a dead end and don't know what else to do.
My son and I were traveling down from Gunnison to Bennett, Co to visit his grandparents; when my truck broke down. Things were already pretty tight money wise for us with the whole covid epidemic, but this pretty much sunk us. I haven't been able to qualify for any help up to now, and we're pretty much out of options. Because of ideological/religious differences, his grandparents and I have never really got along; leaving me pretty much on my own down here.
I've been trying to sell my broke down truck for about a week, but without a working engine nobody has been serious about buying it thus far. At this point, I don't care whether i sell the truck or fix it; We just need to get home so I can start working again!!
Gunnison is about 200mi away from where we are now. There are no buses running, and no one I know is able to give us a ride. The lowest estimate to get a ride on craigslist is $220, which is more than i have. I also have found replacement engines for around a thousand dollars, and I could probably get it running again for a little over that ($1200ish).
I use the truck for work, so if i cant fix it, then ill have to find a new job. Im able to accept that at this point if it gets us outta here. It is what is , and I appreciate any help any one can give us toward getting us home.
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