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Old 02-07-2013, 08:20   #32
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Originally Posted by PaulMason View Post
True - but in the 60s and 70's it only took one wage earner to do that; now two as you say.

Do your homework - research 1960s to now

Percent of workers covered by defined pension plans

percent of workers provided with health benefits

wages & inflation
It would only take one wage earner now....if such a person lived in the exact same way as a person did in the 60's.
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