There are many cost of living rankings out there, but most of them give cost of living averages for the "average American household". Our cost tool explores the costs and expenses of living in a place based on your own, specific needs.
Motorcycle insurance costs vary from state to state, with the highest average rate in the United States costing drivers more than 3-times the lowest average rate.
The costs related to senior care continue to climb, but with more options available, the process is becoming more manageable. The trend toward a more customized senior assisted experience is shifting from the nursing home or assisted living facility, toward stay at home care.
You might be surprised to find out that currently, the most valuable telecommunication company in the world is in a developing country. Telecommunications is becoming an attractive place to invest, as middle-class consumers in emerging economies enhance their spending on technology.
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Canada is our nation's #2 overall trading partner. But some states depend more on trade with our northern neighbors than with the rest of the U.S. Where does your state stand?
While the federal tax system is the same for everybody, local and state taxes vary greatly. As this map shows, local and state authorities have vastly different ways of filling their coffers.
From coast to coast, the cost of homeownership surpasses that of renting, though homeowners feel the pinch harder in some states more than others. The price gap between renting and owning based on dollar amounts ranges from approximately 48 percent on the high end to 30 percent on the low end, according to U.S. Census Bureau’s most recent American Community Survey data.
Bigger isn't always better when it comes to property taxes in these states.