Tag Archives: survival tips

  1. 9 Things to Do While Recovering from Homelessness


    August 16, 2016 by poverty2professional

    Finally moving into a home after being without one for so long can be an incomparable relief.

  2. College Costs HOW Much?! Scholarships and Financial Aid 101

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    July 4, 2016 by poverty2professional

    In college I studied abroad, lived on campus, and then finished two years in grad school…debt free.

  3. Dad


    June 22, 2016 by poverty2professional

    If home is where the heart is, then I lived at my father’s side. With Father’s Day being just this …
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  4. Better Stay Healthy: Dental Care and Homelessness

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    April 5, 2016 by poverty2professional

    Without insurance, dental care was another expense. And without any toothaches, it seemed like a waste of money.

  5. Better Stay Healthy: Food (In)Security

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    March 30, 2016 by poverty2professional

    Health is a luxury for the well-off. We’re not even going into gym memberships or track shoes with the neon swooshes on them – just eating decently.

  6. 8 Necessities to Surviving and Escaping Homelessness

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    January 25, 2016 by poverty2professional

    Last week’s post focused on more social and psychological skills related to slogging out of homelessness. Here are the concrete, hold-it-in-your-hands things you’re going to need to actually get out.

  7. Secrets to Survival


    January 19, 2016 by poverty2professional

    When you don’t have the most fundamental resource and all that it provides, how do you identify your resources? How do you escape?