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  1. What IS RoommateRoommateRoommate.com?

    A 100% free place to find a roommate.

  2. What is RoommateRoommateRoommate.com NOT?

    It's not an extremely structured experience. It's a "free for all" way to find a roommate.

  3. How do I find a roommate here?

    1. register
    2. sign in
    3. add your roommate advert
    4. find a roommate

  4. How do I register?

    It's easy.

  5. How do I sign in / out?

    How to sign in and out from the board, how to remain anonymous and not be shown on the active users list, and what to do if you forget your password.

  6. I tried to register, but I never got my validation email?

    What do I do now?

  7. How do I add my own advert?

    3. add your roommate advert

  8. How do I find a roommate / message other potential roommates of interest to me?

    4. find a roommate

  9. Other than the validation email, what else will you email me after registration?

    AND/OR Can I get notified via email when new people that might interest me arrive?

  10. How long will my roommate advert remain active?

    90 days, or until you close it, whichever comes first

  11. Can I renew my advert?


  12. What does the "time left" designation mean?

    90 days minus the amount of time the roommate advert has already been active

  13. What do I do when I've found my roommate(s), and don't need to look for any more for the time being?

    Close it, please.

  14. I'm in your system, but I JUST CAN'T MANAGE to message someone!

    And now I am all befuddled! AND, discombulated!

  15. I can't seem to edit my advert!!!

    Yes, we know.

  16. Should I include personal contact info in my advert?


  17. What are the absolute posting guidelines to avoid deletion of my advert?

    Mostly, follow the instructions and avoid acting like a complete and total idiot.

  18. What are the advert posting recommendations?

    Also, check out the Roommate Advice sections.

  19. What about profanity?

    While we ain't yer momma, you should know that excessive profanity will never be clever in a roommate advert.

  20. Can I post photos of myself and/or the place I have to offer within my advert?

    Yes, but keep it tasteful. Anything else will be viewed as idiotic.

  21. Will my email address be shared with other members / potential roommates?


  22. Will spammers get my email address as a result of registering / posting a roommate advert here?


  23. What if I could welcome a new roommate where I live now, OR, I could also move?

    . . . I do have a place and someone could move in with me. However, I'm not all that attached to my place, so I also could leave it and move in with someone else.

  24. I am potentially looking to move to more than one metro area . . .

    . . . it just depends on how things work out?

  25. I received a message from another member here, and there's something wrong with it.

    . . . It's someone trying to use this service to do something other than find a roommate, someone sending messages that are explicit and/or severely idiotic, etc.

  26. Your Settings

    Editing contact information and board settings.

  27. Personal Messenger

    How to send personal messages, track them, edit your messenger folders and archive stored messages.

  28. Contacting the staff

    . . . how to report inappropriate content.

  29. Legal Stuff

    You're a grownup, right?