William

Iíve enjoyed my time as a vendor because it gives you the freedom to be able to make your own decisions.

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13 June 2019

Teresa

In my spare time I watch the AFL. Iíve been a Melbourne supporter since I was a little girl. My grandfather played for Melbourne.

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30 May 2019

Margaret

Marg works in The Big Issue Womenís Subscription Enterprise in Melbourne.

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15 May 2019

Joe

On my first day I thought I would only last three months, because thatís as long as the magazine would last, but here we are after 20 years.

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1 May 2019

Aaron

I want to settle down and have kids Ė meet the right person and start a family. Iíve also never been on a plane; I want to go interstate or overseas.

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10 April 2019

Jackie

Thereíve been tough times in my life, but Iím so grateful for the good things I have now Ė people who love me, gorgeous grandkids and a job I love.

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3 April 2019

Rodney

Joining The Big Issue is the best thing I ever did. I love having chats with people and I have built up some regular customers.

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22 March 2019

Claire

Iíve been told I have a memorable smile that lights up a room and a cheeky glint in my eyes! Iím an optimist at heart.

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6 March 2019

David H

The magazine does not just happen. And weíre not all homeless. We are not out there begging. Weíre working.

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20 February 2019

Les

The Big Issue has made a lot of difference to me. Itís because of the people Iím meeting. Iím making a different life for myself.

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7 February 2019

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As a vendor of The Big Issue magazine, you buy magazines for $4.50 each and sell them for $9 each, which puts cash in your pocket to help make ends meet. To find out more or to refer someone, please contact the vendor support team in your local state.

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