Singapore is arguably the world’s most expensive city to live in. But is living in another city that much more affordable? Yes and no, depending on what you use for comparison. (Nothing beats a $4 bowl of laksa, and maybe you’ve considered things like jobs and the weather, but not the cost of public transport, movie tickets and apartments.) Residents and expats in cities in Asia and Europe give us a reality check about money matters so you can decide: What’s the real cost of making that move?

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Text: Clara How / Her World / February 2019
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