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What has the American Dream become?

Published June 22, 2015   Posted in How to Think

The American Dream can be defined in many different ways by many different people.  Similar to our Financial Independence question that I posted in April, I am curious what those of you in the personal finance community (and, quite frankly, those outside of it as well) think happened to the American Dream.  Is it still alive […]
Audio introduction You won’t believe what I found online the other day – it was a Yahoo Finance story about a Yahoo columnist and author who believes that useless increases in the cost of the so-called “American Dream” are sending middle class Americans deeper and deeper into debt.  The miraculous element of this story is […]