As Americans struggle to live a great lifestyle, buying and owning has become a thing of the past. The U.S. economy has bounced back by decreasing the unemployment rate, increasing the nominal wage rate, and continuing to grow. But many Americans still do not feel the lift of burden as the cost of living increases 14% - far outpacing wage growth. Times are tough, but does that mean that you have to forego a happy lifestyle just to make ends meet?
The sharing economy is the solution to living a great lifestyle without the added stress of purchasing and owning everything. Now there are peer-to-peer platforms that allow access to shared goods and services ranging from accommodations, lodging, transportation, and more. Buying and owning is becoming a thing of the past as the struggling economy often leaves ownership with a fleeting feeling. Learn more about the on-demand access that comes with the sharing economy and why you should embrace it from the infographic below.
infographic by: www.swimply.com