Do you think that a large number of people have 2 or 3 jobs which would skew the employment statistics?
You know there’s a problem when people need a second job just to live a standard lifestyle. Nothing extravagant. Just your typical consumers. Today, we’ve seen the economic statistics pile up and they’re telling us that things are looking fantastic. Unemployment is at a record low. Inflation is almost non-existent. Consumer sentiment is very high. But for those who are willing to accept a painful dose of reality, there’s some alterternative information they need to see. And that’s why…
One-third of Americans say they need a side gig to pay expenses – MarketWatch
Survey: Nearly 1 In 3 Side Hustlers Needs The Income To Stay Afloat | Bankrate.com
Survey: High Costs Keep Americans From Summer Vacation | Bankrate.com
Unemployment Rate for Tech Workers Hits Lowest Number Ever | Fortune
Civilian Unemployment Rate | FRED | St. Louis Fed
Personal Consumption Expenditures excluding Food and Energy (chain-type price index) | FRED | St. Louis Fed