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The Middle Class In Canada Is Now Doing Better Than The Middle Class In America

By Michael Snyder

For most of Canada’s existence, it has been regarded as the weak neighbor to the north by most Americans.  Well, that has changed dramatically over the past decade or so.  1,133 more words

News/ Current Events

Take a Stand

This video is a must watch! Everyone is improving except the United States…wonder why. By the way, if you haven’t watched the Young Turks before, you should definitely check out their YouTube channel. 6 more words

The World We Live In

The American Middle Class Is No Longer the World’s Richest

The American middle class, long the most affluent in the world, has lost that distinction.

While the wealthiest Americans are outpacing many of their global peers, a New York Times analysis shows that across the lower- and middle-income tiers, citizens of other advanced countries have received considerably larger raises over the last three decades.

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Time to retire claims that Canada's middle class is 'struggling'

“The American middle class, long the most affluent in the world, has lost that distinction,” the New York Times reported Tuesday, citing groundbreaking new research tracking incomes in the developed economies. 927 more words

News

How to Shed College Debt

Editor’s note: This is part 2 in a five-part series on growing and maintaining wealth. Read part 1.

I grew up thinking that a college degree would be my ticket to wealth or at least entree into the upper echelons of the middle class.

Education