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

Median Home Price

What do you think it is in your state? This map shows how much it costs to own a home in every US state There are an estimated 76.7 million homeowners in America, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, which recently released its 2013-2017 American Community Survey five-year estimates. Their homes are worth a median … Continue reading Median Home Price

26 things you should never throw out before you move

~ Getting ready to move? Check out these tips! ~ 26 things you should never throw out before you move 26 things you should never throw out before you move Many people take moving as an opportunity to throw out anything they haven't used in a while. And while getting rid of things you know … Continue reading 26 things you should never throw out before you move

What to Keep and What to Lose When You Move

How to Decide What to Keep and What to Lose When You Move © Getty Images Moving lets you decide which items should stay and which should go. Moving forces you to sort through everything you own, and that creates an opportunity to prune your belongings. It's not always easy to decide what you'll bring … Continue reading What to Keep and What to Lose When You Move

Make Moving Day Go Smoothly

14 Items That Will Make Moving Day Go Smoothly JoKMedia/iStock For first-time home buyers and seasoned homeowners alike, moving day is a major drag. Sure, it's exciting to start the next chapter of your life in a brand-new place, but the process of moving is often a grueling, exhausting ordeal. Aside from having to sort through literally everything you own, you … Continue reading Make Moving Day Go Smoothly

10 Creative Ways You Can Save Money While Moving

~ I completely agree with many of these ideas!! And have used them a bunch in the past! ~ 10 Creative Ways You Can Save Money While Moving (Image credit: linerpics/Shutterstock) You just bought a new home or signed the lease for an apartment you've been coveting. Spending your discretionary dollars on a great piece … Continue reading 10 Creative Ways You Can Save Money While Moving

50 cities American are abadoning

~ a couple of the cities in CA in this group surprised me, what about you? One group didn't - looking at you Los Angeles ~ 50 cities Americans are abandoning Each year, roughly 40 million Americans, or about 14% of the U.S. population, move at least once. Much of that movement includes younger people … Continue reading 50 cities American are abadoning

U.S. Mayors Cite Housing Issues as Driver of Migration

~ Not that a lot of us didn't know some of this, but it is interesting to see it on a larger scale ~ U.S. Mayors Cite Housing Issues as Driver of Migration High housing costs are one of the chief factors driving people away from certain cities and into others—that’s according to the results … Continue reading U.S. Mayors Cite Housing Issues as Driver of Migration

The poorest county in each state

~ Some useful information in case you are thinking of moving, you can check this before deciding on where to move ~ The Poorest County in Every State The typical U.S. household earned $55,322 in 2016, an increase of $1,433 from the year prior. While income in the United States is increasing overall, so is … Continue reading The poorest county in each state