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8 Halloween Treats for Apartment Living: Easy Recipes for Small Kitchens

Jessica Lee

 · Oct 16, 2023

Spooky season is here, and that means it’s time to whip up some delicious treats to enjoy or bring to a Halloween-themed bash! But if your kitchen is on the cozy side, don’t worry. We’ve got you covered with simple and space-efficient recipes that will satisfy your sweet tooth and your love for all things […]

Whether you’re an incoming college student feeling anxious about your potential dorm roommate or a budget-conscious graduate student preparing to embrace adulthood, choosing a compatible roommate can be a challenging endeavor.

Jessica Lee

 · Jul 25, 2023

Renting an apartment can be a daunting task, especially when you’re moving alone. Fortunately, roommates are there to help! Renting with a roommate can save you money, help build new connections, and provide a better renting experience.

Jessica Lee

 · Jun 16, 2023

As a renter, one of the biggest expenses you’ll face is the actual cost of rent. Unfortunately, rising rents have had a significant impact on the overall quality of life and  experience of renters. A recent Zillow article analyzed the 50 largest cities in the U.S. and compared the impact on rent affordability in cities […]

Jessica Lee

 · Apr 5, 2023

All-inclusive rents are great for people who live in colder climates since they don’t have to budget for higher utility bills when the cold weather hits. But what about those of us that are responsible for fronting the heating bill?

Emily Gleeson

 · Dec 13, 2022

With the natural world under heavy threat, it’s becoming increasingly important for us to take up eco-friendly living habits. At the end of the day, creating a fairer, greener environment will go a long way towards making all our lives better. While you might be eager to try eco-friendly living yourself, it can sometimes be […]

Bonface Landi

 · Nov 9, 2021

Summer is upon us! That means sun, fun, and everyone’s favorite, outdoor flea markets and yard sales.

Lisa Wright

 · Jun 29, 2021

In tough financial times, many people don’t have money to spare for a real vacation. Conflicting work and school schedules can also make a traditional vacation impossible. Luckily, you and your family can have just as much fun by treating yourselves to a “staycation,” in which you stay at home and embrace nearby attractions.

Cassie Damewood

 · Jan 7, 2021

With the COVID-19 pandemic on the rise again and a second wave rapidly approaching, many of us are out of work and running out of cash with no end in sight.


 · Dec 29, 2020

Using credit cards can be a controversial topic depending on who you ask, but there’s no denying their ability to provide both convenience and opportunities for financial rewards.

Staff Writer

 · Nov 17, 2020