Top 5 Best States to Make a Living

This list is based on average wages, taxes, cost of living, unemployment rate, and incidents of workplace safety incidents for each state.

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And the number one state to make a living in 2016 is…

#1 Texas

Businesses that want to analyze their market areas should consider using population demographic maps to determine the age, race, marital status, and more of their consumer market. Population demographic maps by MarketMAPS can show estimates and projections of census data like household types, which can help businesses analyze the market area. These maps make excellent tools for marketing, site selection and territory management.

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Franchises Mark Your Calendars for IFA 2016

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Registration is now open for one of the largest international conventions in the world – the IFA Convention! To learn more about MarketMAPS come visit our sister site at the IFA.

Click to view a map of San Antonio, Texas where the convention will take place.


Check out the franchising events that the International Franchise Association will be hosting this year: 

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Story Source: International Franchise Association