Living

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

Average Cost of Wedding Flowers

The average bride pays more than $2,000 for wedding flowers. In this guide, we'll break down the component costs from the bridal bouquet to... Read More

Best Cities for Registered Nurses

If you aspire to be or already are a registered nurse, then head west -- or east. Cities in California and Massachusetts dominated this... Read More

Best Cities for Physician Assistants

Physician assistants (PAs, for short) must make a decision: Where should I work? At ValuePenguin, we classify the best city as one that... Read More

Best Cities for Web Developers

Asked about a pressing issue in his field, one veteran web developer gave ValuePenguin a three-word answer: "Mobile, mobile, mobile." He... Read More

2015 Safest Countries in the World

Whether it's where you live or where you're visiting this summer, your country falls somewhere on a sliding scale, from dangerous to safe.... Read More

Best Cities for Police Officers

There may be no harder job than that of the police officer. But life in the job does vary, depending on where the officer lives and works.... Read More

Best Cities for Teachers

After earning their graduate degrees, aspiring teachers head in all kinds of directions, depending on what, who and where they want to... Read More

Best Cities for Public Relations Specialists

Public relations professionals are charged with helping journalists tell stories – their stories. Time to return the favor. ValuePenguin... Read More

Best Cities for Waiters, Waitresses

There is a debate in this country about raising the minimum wage, and it only seems to be ramping up, not down. Since 2009, the federal... Read More