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Another reason I'm glad I'm not a Millennial

Sharp increases in rents along with stagnant incomes over the past five years have helped create a dire situation for many of the country’s renters.  A new report shows how those trends have actually been playing out for more than five decades.

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30 year olds in 1975 vs 2015

[Source: U.S. Census Bureau

“Moderate” income is defined as 66-200% of national median household income.  This would be roughly 35k-110k based on 2014 numbers, the latest available.


Stats in Auditing: Retirement, income replacement rates, and non-linear relationships

Are you saving enough for retirement? Maybe you have given this question some serious thought. Then again, maybe not… According to research cited in a recent… 1,089 more words


Owning home becoming pipedream for many house-hunters in Toronto, Vancouver

OTTAWA – Lyndall Schumann and her husband have been living frugally and saving since finishing their undergraduate degrees.

But even with a hefty downpayment, buying their three-bedroom semi-detached house in Toronto earlier this year required a bit of good fortune. 603 more words


Market Research on Households in Barrie

The following profile of Barrie, ON provides a snapshot of the demographic makeup of households in the market. Population, employment, income and preferences among market segments are the main drivers behind housing demand, so it is crucial to know your customers when considering housing development or investment. 109 more words

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Average U.S. Income

Have you ever wondered how your household income compares with the national average? Below outlines information released in the most recent 2014 U.S. Census Bureau report. 376 more words

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One-Third Of All Americans Don’t Make Enough Money To Even Cover The Basic Necessities

By Michael Snyder – End Of The American Dream

Do you remember the days when it seemed like almost everyone in America was middle class?  Unfortunately, those days are long gone and the grinding down of the middle class in the United States appears to be accelerating.  516 more words

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