http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/09/12/income-inequality_n_958472.html?ref=mostpopularThe erosion of middle-market product lines reflects a trend where economic pressures are making it increasingly harder for Americans to maintain a traditional middle-class existence. Jobs are less secure, home ownership rates are falling and a college education is not the guarantee of financial stability that it once was. A recent study from the Pew Charitable Trusts found that more than a quarter of Americans who were raised in middle-class families in the late 1970s had fallen into the lower-earning classes by 2006.
This is so very true. I have definitely noticed that clothing and accessories have skyrocketed. Items that we could afford years ago are now not in our reach. I was watching QVC the other day and they were pretty much for the middle class, but now even they are catering to high end-clientele. The reason is the middle class has been treated like dirt with regard to salary increases over the years. Hence the old saying: "The Rich Get Richer".
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HANG THE RICH!!!!!! STORM THEIR HOMES!!!! BURN THEIR CARS!!!!!! REVOLUTION!!!!!! REVOLUTION!!!!!
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