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ValuePenguin's research offers advice about the typical costs where you live, which cities are the safest, and how your family can save money.

Fourth of July 2020: Who Uses the Most Fireworks in the US?

It is hard to imagine the Fourth of July without fireworks. But with COVID-19 outbreaks all over the country celebrations this year will... Read More

How Much to Spend on an Engagement Ring

Here's everything you need to know about picking out the most important jewelry of your life. Read More

Concussions Are on the Rise for these Popular Sports

We analyzed data on sports-related concussions using emergency room injury data from 1998 through 2017, provided by the Consumer Product... Read More

Most Cost-Effective College Baseball Programs

To determine which colleges have the most cost-effective baseball programs, we analyzed the average RPI—rating percentage index, which... Read More

The Most Health-conscious Cities in America

Whether for longevity or vanity, the importance of being healthy has moved to the forefront of American culture. Rising healthcare costs,... Read More

Best Cities for Small Business

There are more than five million companies in the U.S. And more than 76% of them have less than 10 employees, according to the U.S. Census... Read More

2016 Safest Places in Arkansas

The safety of Arkansas cities varies widely. That is the major takeaway from the ValuePenguin team’s analysis of the FBI Crime Report for... Read More

2016 Safest Places in New Hampshire

New Hampshire’s safest places are economically prosperous places. That is the major takeaway from the ValuePenguin team’s analysis of the... Read More

2016 Safest Places in Maine

Picturesque beauty, affluence and safety go together in the state of Maine. That is the major takeaway from the ValuePenguin team’s... Read More

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