How do I decide where to live in order to maximize my financial stability.
I want to live somewhere that the job opportunities are ample and I can provide for my family but I also don't want to end up in a bad area or somewhere that is known for paying less in the profession I am going into.
There are a number of organizations that rate great places to live on a number of different criteria. I recently found this one: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-worst-cities-to-start-a-career/3626/.
The answer to your question would depend on a number of things including your skills and education and stage in life. You may be able to find a job that offers you financial stability, but doesn't offer you much more. Consider looking at more than one criteria.
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