The Lawrenson family is trying to pay off their car. Christy Lawrenson said:
"My husband and I are trying to pay off my car, and so every time we save $1,000, we just take it to the bank and we just put it in the account, so we have no checks."
So she withdrew her money, paper clipped it together and left it in an envelope on her counter, then left for work.
When her husband came home on his lunch break, the envelope was gone.
He looked all around and found pieces of hundred dollar bills scattered across the living room floor.
Her husband fed the dog peroxide (a safe way to induce vomiting). He said:
"I took the money from the vomit and put it in a bag and saved it for him because I didn't want to puzzle it back together. It was still not real to me even though I had dug through vomit all afternoon."
They took the pieces to the bank and were able to retrieve $900.
They sent the last, totally destroyed bill, to the US Treasury, along with a letter of explanation, hoping for a reimbursement.
"I didn't really see that one coming and I guarantee we'll keep money away from now on."
So remember, don't leave your money within reach of a hungry dog, or else you might be explaining to the Treasury, "my dog ate my
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