Compare And Contrast The Usa Cost Of Living

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The USA cost of living is real different because it is high to live in USA but the salary is at a rage where you could go through life e if you have two or three jobs. The USA cost of living is all depended on where you live. for example if you live in north Carolina the cost of living is not going to be as high h is if you lived in new York or in any of the big cities in the US. The minimum wage here in the USA is seven dollars and twenty five cents and they are looking to race it. The benefits at jobs are real good, you have vacations and days off, plus the Christmas bonus if the job offers it. The rent in USA is all depended on where you live, but in average the lowest rent you can find here is about two hundred and fifty dollars a month, …show more content…
The crime in Guatemala today is more of a war between gangs and the people of Guatemala. In the USA the crime that is dominating the country are race crimes. Race crimes have been part of USA’s history for years. Today in USA you see more crime between minorities and the Caucasian community. Most of the crime one sees in USA today involves police that take advantage of their power in society. The ambulances in USA unlike Guatemala are really first responders, they will get to their house quick once they call them. If they call the 911 in the USA they will not only get an ambulance but the fire department truck will also come. The cars will go to the side to let them through. The crime in the USA is not as noticeable, if a crime is committed in another state and is not as big it will only stay in that state 's radar. The gangs at USA are mostly located in the populated cities like LA, Chicago, Detroit, Baltimore. Most of the most popular gangs originated from one of this cities, and they have become a problem for society in those cities. Gangs in USA do not have as much control over a country like in Guatemala. In the USA the gangs are a problem because they are constantly fighting against each other rather than against each other and against society …show more content…
The USA has many benefits that Guatemala wished to have like EBT, disability, unemployment, workers comp. The USA has a stable judicial system with more benefits for the one who committed the crime than the death. In the USA one the things that people take the most advantage of are the benefits the government gives them when they are not able to work or can’t make enough money to support their families. EBT is one of the most common ones, people love EBT because it takes a little pressure off them in the life of having a family. Unemployment, when would a person from Guatemala hear that the government helps those who have a hard time finding a job. Unemployment and workers compensation is a big benefit for the US population but not when is taken as a way of life instead of a help. Worker compensation is a more understandable because the people were working and they got hurt. The US judicial system is more stable than Guatemala’s in many ways. The judicial system of USA gives rights to everybody even the criminals. The criminals unlike Guatemala have the right to a fair trial unless they face a tough judge and jury. In the US the evidence has to be gotten right or is not admissible even if it was the evidence that was the most clear. If they find out a judge is corrupt then is a mistrial. The judicial system of the USA is real complex but interesting at the same

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