Soo, my parent's are moving cross country..i'm not, any tips?

I'm only 17 and will be until september. My dad's company did not get the contract they wanted, so he found another job in maryland (we live in colorado) it's quite a bit more money, so he took the job, and they are moving them out there for free. I'm going to college in august instate, so I can't go with them, and don't want to anyway. Technically I already moved out into my grandparent's house a few days ago, to save money (we live 50 miles from civilization) and work full time till college, when i'm getting my own apartment. oh my brother also lives with my grandma, he's 20, and is paying off a dui right now. my 28 year old brother also lives about 15 minutes from my grandparent's Anyone have any tips or things i should remember? honestly, i'm kinda scared they're leaving, but they are only a 2-3 hour plane ride if some emergency happens, and since my dad will be getting paid quite a bit more, he'll be able to send me a little money through our bank if i really desperately need it lol. but still...scared.....yeah.....any tips? i'm not living in a dorm because it's not required, i like my privacy and have several friends going to the same college, and most importantly it'll cost me 4500 for a whole year of rent and utilities, when the dorms cost 10,000 for 9 months.

Asked By: Maven Scientist™ - 3/2/2011
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In your case you should have at least $500 in a savings account as a rainy day fund, i.e. your car needs brakes, somebody steals your books, you have to go to the hospital. Buy yourself one of those portable battery chargers in case you forget to turn off your lights or you're having battery problems. Either purchase a... More
Answered By: the_boy_toy - 3/2/2011
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tips? Hmm... don't do drugs... uhh.... let's see... make sure to do your laundry every once in a while so you don't run out of clothes and end up having to wear a tuxedo to class one day and then people ask you if you have an internship interview today and then you have to admit, "No, I ran out of clean laundry... More
Answered By: Beavis Comeavis - 3/2/2011

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