Welcome to City-Data.com Forum!
U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > California
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 05-26-2011, 12:14 AM
 
30,896 posts, read 36,970,454 times
Reputation: 34526

Advertisements

Quote:
Originally Posted by LoveJason View Post
Thanks so much. I've been searching for available jobs already.. prospects.
Yes. he is headhunter.

ahhh.. it's really confusing which place to move. My friend from NZ's telling me it's better there than US, while my cousin's telling me US is better.. as always.

We just want to start a better life out of England as we want to have a family too soon..
England is a big NO for raising your children.

You will rent for the rest of your life with no savings.
Actually, it sounds to me like California is more similar to the UK than different. Housing costs here are very high...although our taxes aren't as high in the UK, I don't think. But a car is a necessity here, whereas it sounds like in a lot of parts of the UK it isn't. I imagine getting work visas for the both of you would be time consuming and expensive...not a process you'd want to be going through if you want to have a baby.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 05-26-2011, 02:49 PM
 
6 posts, read 13,396 times
Reputation: 10
Hmmm.. my friend told me that there are some things expensive or same price in NZ - ike any other country. However, when it comes to cost of living.. NZ is more cheaper that UK.
If you'll try to think of it, every month we pay for council tax, depending on the size and location of the house/flat.. cheapest i think is 130 pounds per person, then we also pay for tv license.. license for teli?!
This country is crazy!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-26-2011, 02:52 PM
 
6 posts, read 13,396 times
Reputation: 10
Looks to me that America is really gonna be a tough place for people who want to start a life.. especially with us who doesn't have much.
Thanks for all the info, everyone! it did really help. x

Hmmm.. seems like American dream will be out of the way already.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram


Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > California
View detailed profiles of:

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2024, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Contact Us - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37 - Top