“Leaving home,” writes Robert Nelly Bellah, “involves a kind of second birth.” Establishing independence, however, is never an easy task. If you’re getting ready to move out of your parents’ house, you’re going to need a budget. Here are seven essential things you’ll need to include: 1. Cost of Moving Whether you’re moving to an […]
When your living circumstances change, it’s time to pack up and move to a new place. While it’s certainly exciting, the logistics of relocating your home can get quickly out of hand. Every item in your house or apartment must get boxed up, carried, and hauled over to your new residence. Even if you have enough helping hands, moving is time-consuming and labor-intensive. Between packing material costs and truck rental fees, expenses add up, and it’s unlikely you’ve accounted for every possible contingency.