We will spend $8,668 per year on shopping, $8,026 on the family, $6,514 for food and drink, another $6,398 for home related expenses and $5,477 for our car or other transportation. Add it together this stuff comes to $35,083. Are they assuming the average American has a total of $35,083 to spend each year? Guess so.
If you are snow lovers, move to Syracuse. That city in New York receives 118.8 inches each season. That is over 30 inches a month each winter! They never complain about the shoveling each year, they expect it. Do you like the smell and sound of rain? Then live in the town of Hilo in Hawaii. They get 126.27 inches of rain each year. Sun worshipers move to the town of Yuma in Arizona. 90% of the time the sun is shining. If the sun is too bright for your liking, move to Juneau in Alaska. The sun is shining only 30% of the time.