35 Cities Where You Can Afford to Live Off Less Than $50,000

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~ In case you are getting dragged down by the day to day of California life, commute, taxes, etc. Yes I love our easy access to mountains, beaches, deserts, and entertainment, but maybe you are ready to make a change where your money can go farther so to speak. Here are a couple of ideas … Continue reading 35 Cities Where You Can Afford to Live Off Less Than $50,000

Which state has the best schools?

The states with the best and worst schools For many parents, one of the most important considerations when choosing where to live is the quality of the local school district. It is, however, very difficult to measure the quality and effectiveness of one school system over another, and state school systems vary in many ways. … Continue reading Which state has the best schools?

The most expensive city in every state

The most expensive city in every state Most Americans would likely agree that their lifestyle choices and financial security are dictated largely by their income. Income, however, is only one half of the equation. The other half is the price of goods and services. The cost of everyday necessities -- such as groceries, transportation, and … Continue reading The most expensive city in every state

America’s Military Cities

~ My family is interwoven with Veterans, Current Service Members and Military Civilian Personnel, so this article stood out to me. BTW most of whom do not live in these cities ;)Enjoy! ~ America’s Military Cities   24/7 Wall St. reviewed the number of active duty men and women, in addition to their dependents, living … Continue reading America’s Military Cities

25 Healthiest Cities in America

25 Healthiest Cities in America The United States is often considered one of the least healthy affluent nations, due in part to its low life expectancy, expensive health care, and an ever-increasing adult obesity rate. Life expectancy at birth nationwide is 78.6 years, one of the lowest among OECD nations. Still, health varies significantly nationwide, … Continue reading 25 Healthiest Cities in America

The worst thing about living in each state

~ do you agree with the one from your state? For instance being from CA I was certain the Air Quality would come up, but also in relation to traffic and all the cars on the road. ~ The worst thing about living in each state No state is perfect - no matter how much … Continue reading The worst thing about living in each state

Best Small Business City in America

~ Well Done Riverside!!! #6 is not shabby 😉 ~ 2018 Best Cities for Small Business Growth The 2018 Best Cities for Small Business Growth study by Biz2Credit has revealed New York is the best city for small business growth. Biz2Credit looked at cities across the country along with the data of small businesses including … Continue reading Best Small Business City in America

The 25 fastest growing (and shrinking) cities

Interesting The 25 fastest growing (and shrinking) cities Though a single geographic and political entity, the United States is also a patchwork of varying state and local laws, spread across the third largest landmass of any country in the world. Indeed, Americans have options when deciding where to live. Variables such as topography, climate, tax … Continue reading The 25 fastest growing (and shrinking) cities

Most walkable cities in America

~ is this what you are looking for when re-locating? And props to CA with 12 cities on the list!! ~ Most walkable cities in America Most walk-friendly cities in America In much of America, it’s practically impossible to get around without a car. People must drive to school or work, to run errands, or … Continue reading Most walkable cities in America

The Funniest Slang Term From Every State

~ I am such a " hella" sucker for these ~ The Funniest Slang Term From Every State The United States is a large, diverse country. Not only do the 350 million or so citizens of this country come from different backgrounds and exist in all shapes, sizes, and colors, they all live in vastly … Continue reading The Funniest Slang Term From Every State