90 of Americans are poorer today than in 1987

by Source: rt.com The American Dream is slipping further away from the vast majority of Americans than it has in a quarter century. Now 90 percent of US households are poorer than they were in 1987, according to both a new study and the head of the Federal Reserve. “The new, harsh reality is that […]

50 Percent Of American Workers Make Less Than 28,031 Dollars A Year

by Source: theeconomiccollapseblog.com The Social Security Administration has just released wage statistics for 2013, and the numbers are startling.  Last year, 50 percent of all American workers made less than $28,031, and 39 percent of all American workers made less than $20,000.  If you worked a full-time job at $10 an hour all year long […]

The Number One Thing That Women Are Looking For In A Husband

by Source: endoftheamericandream.com Is it looks?  Is it a charming personality?  Is it compatibility?  No, it isn’t any of those things.  According to a Pew Research Center study that was just released on Wednesday, “a steady job” is the number one thing that women are looking for in a husband.  And considering the fact that […]

Small Business Ownership In America Is At An All-Time Low

by Source: theeconomiccollapseblog.com According to the Federal Reserve, the percentage of American families that own a small business is at the lowest level that has ever been recorded.  In a report that was just released entitled “Changes in U.S. Family Finances from 2010 to 2013: Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances“, the Federal Reserve […]

Job = Just Over Broke

by Source: theeconomiccollapseblog.com If you are fortunate enough to have a job in America today, the phrase “just over broke” probably describes you.  Yes, there are a handful of jobs that certainly pay very well, but most Americans that work for somebody else are just barely making it from month to month.  More than half […]

Study: All Jobs Growth Since 2000 Went to Immigrants

by Source: thenewamerican.com With the release of the report by the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) last week, Director of Research Steven Camarota drove the final nail into the coffin of immigration reform for this year, saying: Government data show that since 2000 all of the net gain in the number of working-age (16 to […]