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A Personal Finance Primer: Living on Your Own

This LibGuide is a guide to adulting. It will support every single aspect of your adult life.

Tips & Tricks for Adulting

Some words of wisdom about living on your own

  • Unless you absolutely have to move out, live at home and save money for as long as you can.
  • If you plan to have a roommate, make sure you'll be able to stand one another beyond a few months
  • Living on your own means not only rent, but  utilities (gas, electric), Internet, and other monthly bills

Finance Databases

Financial Resources

Budgeting & Expenses


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