Compare Living in Texas and New York City

October 7th, 2013

I often try to convey to my students how expensive it is to live in New York City.

This Buzzfeed piece does the trick:

Different Cities, Same Salary: Comparing The Lifestyle Of Two Twentysomethings

Mia lives in Waco. Madeleine lives in Brooklyn. They each make around $32,000 a year. How far does their money go?