Taking good care of your financial affairs is an essential part of moving abroad. Knowing about the cost of living in different cities helps expats plan for unexpected expenses. Figuring out where to open a bank account and what payment methods to use is another important step.
The cost of living in the US varies widely between the different cities and regions. We tell you the top cities in the US in terms of cost of living and provide you with a checklist of what to keep in mind when planning your budget for your expat assignment. In this checklist, we include some things you may not have considered, like the likelihood that you will need a car to get around, or the surprisingly high cost of child care.