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5 Charts That Describe Moving Out And Getting Your Own Place

Moving out can be an exciting, yet extremely stressful, event no matter what your background is. But for many Latinos, it can be, well…

Especially fraught.

Here are some things that inevitably happen when you fly from the next and get your own place, in handy chart form:


You’ll need a better data plan:

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Your snacks will be judged:

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…As will your roommate:

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You’ll be compared to other, better kids who didn’t break their parents’ hearts:

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But, hey, at least there’s one perk…

Your place will be spotless:

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And, come on. They’re proud of you. Even if your roommate is a loser and your dishes are unwashed. That’s life!

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READ: When You’re A Grown-Ass Adult But Still Need Your Parents

What was the reaction when you moved out?

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