Living expenses are high, and for those who are single it may require finding a roommate to make ends meet. Finding a roommate can be a difficult task, and especially if one does not have a large circle of friends or close acquaintances to draw from.
Finding someone who is trustworthy and a compatible person to share your space with is not a project you want to cut corners on. When a person is in need of a roommate because they are strapped financially, they may rush into making the wrong choice. Eventually this may result in worse financial challenges than simply being strapped for cash.
In closing, be very cautious when choosing the ultimate candidate, because you may find yourself living with identity theft as your roommate! For a man in our local area that is exactly what happened to him. Here's his story, which is a very good example of how identity theft can be accomplished so easily.