I have been shooting a 338mag for a while and if I'm correct a 325 short mag is almost the same gun. What are you wanting to hunt? I can tell you that a 325wsm will kill just about anything, but it will cost you a little more cash and a lot more recoil than many other capable rifles.
I have been shooting white tails up here in Maine for 12 years with my 338mag. It is overkill most of the time no doubt, but I haven't seen to much waste when it comes to the venison, I have tried to use 200 and 210 grain bullets. I have killed two moose with it and it works like a charm. I think one of the best things about a 325wsm would be the combination of it's range and killing power. If you can see it you can kill it. I don't know about you, but I enjoy having a rifle that earns a little respect from it's shooters.
Have you ever looked all over the house and garage for a piece of hunting equipment or an article of clothing? I sure have... or at least I used to. I found that storing my hunting gear in large containers that are labeled not only saves me time looking but also saves space. I used to have my gear all over the house, taking up space that I needed for other things.
Here's what I do now. I went out and bought some large plastic tubs and everything goes in them. I...