The bare basics of “adulting:” How to plan and cook basic meals that are not instant ramen. How to maintain a car, change a flat tire and pack a basic safety kit. How to realistically budget based on your paycheck, open a bank account and pay a bill. Establishing, improving and fixing your credit score and why it is so important. How and when to file 1040ez taxes. Basic home tools and their uses. How to handle a blown circuit breaker and a plumbing leak. Who to call for which emergencies.