Let’s assume that you have received an offer from a company to work abroad or your company is interested in sending you on a long term international assignment. You are super psyched, but they are adjusting your salary based on the cost of living in your perspective country.
You now need to figure out if 1.) their salary offer is fair and 2.) what kind of life the offered salary will afford you and 3.) will it allow you put aside some cash for the future.
Luckily, there are a couple of methods for determining the cost of living for the lifestyle you are comfortable with, without even stepping foot in your prospective country.