Why People Under 35 Are Stressed

This is a great list from what Beth Braverman calls “The Beaten Generation” looking at what’s happened since 2005:

  • Their home equity has dropped 51%
  • Their net worth is down 55%.
  • Their student debt is up 19%.
  • Unemployment for college grads is up 64%.
  • Their income is down 4.5%
  • 31% more are living with their parents.
  • The birth rate is down 7.1%.
  • 22% less think they’ll be able to retire by age 65.

And, we wonder why they’re pessimistic…

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