Do These Eight Things When Living With Roommates

During your time in the U.S., you’ll likely have roommates. Living with other people is a great way to make friends that are in the same situation as you, not to mention it saves money on rent and household expenses.

Still, things rarely go perfectly all of the time with your housemates. Put a few strangers in a home together and you’re bound to have some bumps in the road! Doing these eight things will set you up for success when living with roommates.

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Joy is a huge advocate for cultural exchange. She's lived across the USA, then moved overseas to London and Sydney. She currently resides in Jakarta, Indonesia, giving her a unique perspective on working and thriving in a culture not her own. Joy graduated from the University of Sydney with a degree in Marketing and started her career in the au pair industry. She works on the blog and social media for the Au Pair USA program.

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