Income By State: Household Earnings

Income By State: Household Earnings

March 21, 2013

Many of us have been tempted by the idea of relocating to a different city or even state — new beginnings, better life, right? Before you do however, you’ll need to carefully weigh the balance between your earning potential and the cost of living in the city or region where you are thinking of relocating. […]

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U.S. Cost of Living Comparison 2010

February 21, 2013

This visualization compares the cost of living between West, Midwest, Northeast, and South America. The data is based on 2010 military housing allowance rates, and includes 100 cities across the continental U.S.

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A Visual Look At The Cost of Kids In New York City

January 3, 2013

Everyone knows children are expensive… but no where are they more expensive than in New York City. The Big Apple has a lot to offer to families: the lush green of Central Park, excellent private schools, a wealth of family entertainment. But when it comes to paying up, you better have a wealth of resources. […]

A Visual Look At The Cost of Kids In New York City

A Visual Look At The Cost of Kids In New York City

October 6, 2012

Everyone knows children are expensive… but no where are they more expensive than in New York City. The Big Apple has a lot to offer to families: the lush green of Central Park, excellent private schools, a wealth of family entertainment. But when it comes to paying up, you better have a wealth of resources. […]

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America’s Top Cities: Cheapest Real Estate In The World?

September 7, 2012

With bad news hitting the real estate market month after month, it’s easy to lose sight of the bigger, global picture. Namely, even though many economists predict that prices may continue to fall, thus expressing a view that U.S. real estate is still overpriced, real estate in America’s top cities is cheap when compared with […]

The Big Match Up: US v AUS

The Big Match Up: US v AUS

June 21, 2012

After returning to Melbourne, Australia after living in the States for 5 years I was astonished by the high cost of living in Australia. This was even more surprising because Melbourne has for years been considered one of the world’s most liveable cities by the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Survey. In the style of […]