1. for additional income.
2. to mow the lawn/rake leaves/shovel snow.
3. to help me make sense of my finances (and understand what the heck APR is)
4. to carry heavy furniture.
5. to help with general house/car repairs.
and because i suppose i should have some sentimental reasons too:
6. for kissin' and cuddlin'.
7. to have someone to travel with.