Matt's been interviewing for some different jobs in different cities, so have been weighing the pros and cons of moving to a different city. The cities have included such diverse locations as St. Paul, Minnesota, New Rochelle, New York, and the latest, Nashville, Tennessee.
We are sitting here checking out the cost of living calculators available on the web. Bankrate.com's calculator is particularly detailed.
Not surprisingly, by moving to Nashville we'd save significantly on housing.
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But we'd also save on many services and products such as:
When I'm making a crucial decision about relocation, one definitely needs to research the price of sausage and sweet peas.
Nashville is stacking up to be wildly less expensive than Boston. Bodes well for Nashville. Until we found out we'd be paying more for two very important items: