Should I help pay for the bill's if I'm living with my grandmother? ?
I'm really trying to save up so I can buy a car and move out but my grandmother want's me to start paying her $200 a month now because she needs help paying the bill's and I do not want to pay her because my job doesn't even pay me much to be quite honest and I just want to save enough to buy a car and move out FAST. I'm 23.
- USAFisnumber1Lv 71 month ago
Choices? You live with grandma and pay her $200 a month. OR... you move out and find somewhere else to live and not pay her $200 a month. Good luck finding a place to live for less than $200 a month.
- Dan BLv 71 month ago
You can't afford a car. You can't afford to move out. Presuming you pay cash for the car, gas, registration, insurance and maintenance will cost you $250/mo. Add $350/mo if you finance the car. When you move out, you'll have to fork over about $800-$1500/mo in rent, utilites, food, etc. Even if you decide to live in your car, it will still cost you more than $500/mo for car expense and food. Don't be a dork. Pay grandma and help her out; she's been helping you out and you don't even realize it.
- RichardLv 61 month ago
Bill's what? .
- lj1Lv 71 month ago
You're an adult. You should be helping out with bills. $200 a month is a bargain. Some people spend that much on cable and internet.
If you can't afford $200 a month rent, how are you going to afford to buy a car and move out?
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- thebax2006Lv 71 month ago
23 and mooching off Granny? Give me a break. You're not a kid anymore so step up to the plate and pay your own bills.
- EvaLv 51 month ago
That is very reasonable rent. You shouldn't expect to live there for free.
- Anonymous1 month ago
Don't be a moocher PAY your grandmother.
- regeruggedLv 71 month ago
Either pay up or move out now. Don't try to be a freeloader.
- jimanddottaylorLv 71 month ago
If you are living with Grandma, you owe Grandma room and board. Imagine how poor you would be if you lived anywhere else.
When you do save enough to buy a car, you will never find another place to stay for only $200.
- Pearl LLv 71 month ago
i would help her since shes helping you by letting you live with her