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

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

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

Fireworks displays are a Fourth of July tradition and it would be difficult to imagine the holiday without them. We took a look at US trade... 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

Does Firing the Head Coach Make NFL Teams More Successful?

We took a look at every season since 2007 to see how teams and their head coaches have performed, and we found that a firing may not always... 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