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Dish Network Will Never Believe That I’m Not My Ex-Roommate

James’ roommate moved in, had Dish Network service for a while, and then moved out. The roommate canceled service before moving away. Or so he thought. Despite what James tells Dish and their collection agencies, then what his ex-roomie tells Dish and their collection agencies, they continue to come after him for the account that was never his in the first place. [More]

Will My Deadbeat Roommate Trash My Credit?

Will My Deadbeat Roommate Trash My Credit?

A terrible roommate can make your life unhappy in a lot of ways. But let’s say you have a financially irresponsible roommate who never pays their bills. Do their bad habits affect you … other than constantly having to chase down the rent? [More]

How To Survive Life With A Slob

How To Survive Life With A Slob

It’s tough to live with someone who has lower cleanliness standards than you. You feel as though you’re the one doing all the work to keep things looking presentable and fear inviting company over for fear of embarrassment. [More]

Split The Rent Helps You Calculate Rent Fairly

Split The Rent Helps You Calculate Rent Fairly

Do you share an apartment or house with multiple people, but aren’t sure how to divide up the rent? Not all bedrooms are created equal, but the Split the Rent calculator can help you figure out who owes what. It accounts for variables like bedroom size, private bathrooms, windows, closet space, and the amount of common space in the home. [More]

My Roommate Stole My Cable Box And Comcast Wants $300

My Roommate Stole My Cable Box And Comcast Wants $300

Dave is the responsible roommate — the guy who volunteers to handle all the bills and finances for his pals.

When Roommates Attack: How Can I Get Out Of My "Lease Break" Fee?

When Roommates Attack: How Can I Get Out Of My "Lease Break" Fee?

Reader Steve’s little sister has a problem. She keeps getting attacked by her roommate. She called the police and now there are charges against the roommate. The psycho roommate’s parents say that they will only pay the “lease break” fee if she finds a way to get the charges against the roommate dropped.