Originally Posted by codypom
How is the economy in Des Moines? I make it there a few times a year and it seems to do pretty well, but I am sure living there would give a different picture.
It's one of the steadiest, most consistent economies in the country. Highs aren't as high, lows aren't as low. It's mostly a finance and insurance town, but the last decade has brought about many changes. Des Moines is a great place for small businesses and young people. Fishing on the other hand...