The rich are becoming richer, but most people are fundamentally stuck.
Despite a good work market, as an example, wages have actually remained stagnant for a long time. In reality, today’s average that is real has a comparable buying energy since it did 40 years back, based on the Pew Research Center.
Something that happens to be in the rise? Bank charges . JPMorgan Chase, for instance, made $1.9 billion from overdraft charges alone in 2016.