10 Things You Should Know Before Going to Live Alone

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Living alone is not that easy always.

If you’re thinking of going to live alone, because you want to study or you have a job in a different city, here are some tips that you can consider.

Living alone is a very important decision and once you take it, most likely, there will be no turning back. So it is better that you plan ahead and think about all the details. Think if you need to get furniture and appliances because, well, surely you will have to pay for them.

Here are 10 other things that you need to think if you want to live alone:

01. You must take into account the budget you need to move

You must take into account the budget you need to move

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Move in not only means being able to walk naked as you please. It also means being aware of a number of expenses that you have to cover so far. You have to pay for services, buy your food, pay rent and have some money in case something is damaged and required to pay for an emergency repair.

02. You have to resist the temptation to spend all the money at the first week

You have to resist the temptation to spend all the money at the first week

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Usually this happens to us all when we start getting money. We can’t resist our temptation to spend all the money as soon as possible. We do not think that we probably need some in the future. As you will live alone, you probably want to buy thousands of things for your new home, but think before you spend unnecessarily.

03. You can not eat all the food the first week

You can not eat all the food the first week - Live alone

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You should eat healthy whether you live alone or not. And specially when you start living alone, you must think of your well-being. It is better to make healthy food at home and eat it slowly.

04. Learn how to use the kitchen and what accessories you need

Learn how to use the kitchen and what accessories you need  - Live alone

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This is basic. You have to cook. Learn how to do simple things like pasta or rice. And then you can experiment with things a little more complicated. Do not forget to think about the basic kitchen utensils you need: pots, knives, cups, plates, finally (you should make a list.)

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