Originally Posted by Buck
Dress shoes are the first thing I need to buy when I secure a paycheck.
Something to wear with a shirt and tie everyday.
I don't own a suit.
There are resources available to job seekers which provide suits and shoes for those who can't get them on their own. One such organization is Career Gear. Doesn't look like they have an affiliate in San Diego but your local unemployment office should have information on a local equivalent.