Median Household Income Growth: Deflating the American Dream

From - Advisor Perspectives
September 23, 2015 - 6:18pm

What is the single best indicator of the American Dream? Many would point to household income growth. The Census Bureau has now published some selected annual household income data in a new report: "Income and Poverty in the United States: 2014". Last year the median (middle) household income was $53,657 — a 0.13\% year-over-year increase that shrinks to -1.48\% when adjusted for inflation. Let's put the new release into a larger historical context. More… -- Delivered by Feed43 service

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