The New Middle Class Reality
|The vanishing middle ground
Many of the jobs that are disappearing today won’t come back
|A generation of failure
For a while, it looked like young workers had finally caught a break. It didn’t last long.
|Making bad times good
Many are finding the recession can deliver unexpected benefits
|Pay up or get out
The middle-class life has been built on debt for over a decade. Now that bill is due.
|Retiring into the unknown
With our nest eggs in ruins, the feds look at pensions for everyone
|Forget the ’70s
There are no simple solutions for the plight of the middle class, but all is not lost