Did You Know That A Dollar In Mississippi Is 36% Stronger Than It Is In Washington DC? Check This Out!

It is no surprise that some states are more expensive than other states. We see this especially in real estate as well as other cost of living measures. If you dig a bit deeper and do some math you can see just how much a dollar can vary in different parts of the country.

From businessinsider.com:

“Your dollars go further in some states than others.
The Tax Foundation released a map showing the relative value of $100 in every state compared with the national average using the data from theBureau of Economic Analysis.

In expensive states like New York, you can afford comparatively less than average; in less expensive states like Mississippi, you can buy relatively more.

‘Regional price differences are strikingly large; real purchasing power is 36 percent greater in Mississippi than it is in the District of Columbia,’ the Tax Foundation wrote…”

Read more @

http://www.businessinsider.com/map-what-100-is-actually-worth-in-your-state-2016-2016-8

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