The articles about in the Life Skills Section are not meant to insult anyone’s intelligence, but to offer suggestions that you may not have thought of. There are many of us that have not had to ever go out into the world on our own and trying to do so while dealing with the effects of abuse can be extra difficult. If you have never had to start out by yourself, things that seem simple at first such as getting a place to live, a job, a car, or even planning a budget came become overwhelming in no time flat.
There is absolutely nothing wrong with simply not knowing what to do next. There is nothing wrong with not knowing where to start. The suggestions are to help you order your thoughts, think logically about the decisions you are about to make, and in some cases hopefully help you save money.