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With our ongoing series, “Priced out of Paradise,” Hawaii News Now is exploring Hawaii’s high cost of living and why so many island families are struggling to make ends meet. Join the conversation on social media with the hashtag #HICostofLiving.
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  • What are your tips for saving money?

    What are your tips for saving money?

    Tuesday, November 17 2015 6:28 PM EST2015-11-17 23:28:00 GMT
    Tuesday, November 17 2015 6:27 PM EST2015-11-17 23:27:59 GMT
    Hawaii News Now asked Hawaii residents to share their tips for saving money. Do you coupon? Shop garage sales? Take the bus or walk to work? More >>
    Hawaii News Now asked Hawaii residents to share their tips for saving money. Do you coupon? Shop garage sales? Take the bus or walk to work? More >>
  • Hawaii renters, tell us your story

    Hawaii renters, tell us your story

    Thursday, November 5 2015 9:45 PM EST2015-11-06 02:45:18 GMT
    Thursday, November 5 2015 9:45 PM EST2015-11-06 02:45:17 GMT
    Hawaii News Now's Mileka Lincoln needs your help. If you're renting in Hawaii and finding unique ways to live within a budget, or if you're trying to buy your first home, let us know. Join the conversation: #HIcostoflivingMore >>
    Hawaii News Now's Mileka Lincoln needs your help. If you're renting in Hawaii and finding unique ways to live within a budget, or if you're trying to buy your first home, let us know. Join the conversation: #HIcostoflivingMore >>
  • Interactive Poll

  • What do you think is the biggest driver of Hawaii's high cost of living?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    Housing
    85%
    255 votes
    Groceries
    5%
    16 votes
    Transportation
    3%
    9 votes
    Child care
    0%
    0 votes
    Other costs
    7%
    21 votes
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