My main question is this: Would you rather live someplace that had a higher cost of living, but so many methods of transportation..and everything would be within walking or biking distance, or........
live someplace where the cost of living was lower, but gas,car insurance and car payments come into play. I guess I ask this because there seems to be more people that bike or walk to work now..at least, more than there used to be.
This is really a 'swings and roundabout' decision to make. I suppose ultimately it depends on your long term plans.
If you have secured a good job that is well paid, your living arrangements is dependant on location. However, if you are in such a position as to choose where you live, then look for a job. I would personally go for the lower cost of living area first.
by ahmed.b 7 years ago
What books do you think are essential to read for young professionals?My questions is from senior and mature professionals about what books are essential to read and a must have in order to have accelerated ethical start of their career. you can also general books as well as suggestions related to...
by Annie 7 years ago
When is a dollar not a dollar? Living on the Island of Jamaica, What can you buy for a dollar on...the island?
by Elsie Nelson 6 years ago
HELP!Okay, I'm over the depressing weather in Porland, OR. I've had my last winter here, I really have. Which is so sad because there's so much we love here- the mountains, ocean, trees, desert, the open-minded attitude and our awesome friends. But, the weather sucks. I miss snow,...
by Josak 6 years ago
Wages have not been keeping up with the cost of living for a long time now in the US and the primary reason is the weakening of the unions, the problem really began during the presidency of Ronnie the union buster Reagan, unions began to lose ground against other movements and many were in fact...
by Gary Anderson 9 years ago
Consumers are being squeezed and the reason is that the cost of living is too high. Commodities, housing, insurance, utilities, medical care, etc are all too high based upon the small increase of wages over the past 20 years. I am not saying that people cannot live frugally, but I believe that the...
by deb douglas 2 years ago
My husband is a disabled vet and I could not believe the notice he got in the mail this last month. Social Security informed him that the cost of living has actually remained the same or even maybe went down, according to the government, therefore they are charging him with an overpayment for...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|