States With the Longest and Shortest Life Expectancy

States With the Longest and Shortest Life Expectancy Due to improvements in medicine, sanitation, and other public health advances, life expectancy in most of the developed world has increased nearly every year over the past century. Despite this trend, life expectancy in fallen in the U.S. for the second year in a row. While Americans … Continue reading States With the Longest and Shortest Life Expectancy

Best place to raise a family in every state

Best place to raise a family in every state Choosing a place to raise children can be a daunting task for new families as well as seasoned parents. If it takes a village to raise a child, that may just extend all the way to your next door neighbor, 5th-grade teacher, or volunteer soccer coach. … Continue reading Best place to raise a family in every state

Top 10 State Capitals to Live in

Top 10 State Capitals to Live in They’re not only the seat of power, but the right state capital can also be a great place to live, according to a survey on the Best State Capitals of 2018 by WalletHub. The website compared the capital cities across the country’s 50 states on four key indicators—affordability, … Continue reading Top 10 State Capitals to Live in

The Most Stressed-Out City in Every State

The Most Stressed-Out City in Every State Money and work are routinely the leading causes of stress in the United States, one of the richest and busiest countries in the world. More recent surveys of the American public have revealed concerns over the future of our nation as the most significant source of stress. A … Continue reading The Most Stressed-Out City in Every State

Fannie Mae Offers $10M to Solve Affordability Issues

Fannie Mae Offers $10M to Solve Affordability Issues Fannie Mae is offering $10 million for solutions to the country’s affordable housing issues.  The government-sponsored enterprise issued its Sustainable Communities Innovation Challenge earlier this week. As part of the Challenge, Fannie Mae is requesting proposals from the public, private, and nonprofit sectors for “promising ideas that will … Continue reading Fannie Mae Offers $10M to Solve Affordability Issues

Best and Worst States to Grow Your Money in 2018

Best and Worst States to Grow Your Money in 2018 Whether your money is in a checking, savings or other account, it needs to be working for you by earning interest and growing. That's why it's smart to shop around to find the best rate. There's a lot of variation in the rates you'll find … Continue reading Best and Worst States to Grow Your Money in 2018

The Cities Where Your Money Stretches The Furthest

~ in case you are thinking of moving, take these into consideration ~ The Cities Where Your Money Stretches The Furthest (And Where It Hardly Stretches At All)  If being able to buy more for your money is important for you – and it is quite important to many people – then you’d do well … Continue reading The Cities Where Your Money Stretches The Furthest