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Old 04-26-2015, 10:19 PM
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Depends on what your standards are. If you're only supporting yourself, then it's super easy to live a good lifestyle in a big US city on even 30 grand.
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Old 04-26-2015, 10:22 PM
 
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You would like to be self employed at what ? Skilled tradesman do not need college degress but they do needs lots of training. They also drive trucks/vans, etc. to get to clients homes, even if they live in a city. Tools have to go with them.

You could be self employed in some sort of endeavor where you work from home remotely over a computer, but then again, you'll need the training.

I would start by looking up cost of living calculators on the internet for any city that might interest you. It will give you a good idea of things will cost. City data itself has tons of information on every town and city in the country. Just type in, for example, " city data- philadelphia" and browse through the info provided.

Then you have to figure your area of self employment and what skills you'll have to learn to achieve that.
I would like to be become an Internet Service Provider, and 5G network provider when it's out. Maybe just the mobile network.
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