The trend of adult children moving back in with their parents in order to survive financially.
Have you noticed more adult children are moving back home with their parents? I have. I have 4 adult
children that have moved back home for periods of time over the last 2 years. It seems that they are not
able to make it financially on their own. I know that it is not only my children that are having a hard
time, several families are experiencing the same issues with their children.
The kids don’t make enough money to afford rent and basic necessities
In today’s economy it is getting increasingly harder to survive financially. Wages have not kept
up with increasing inflation therefore forcing people to choose between buying food or paying
The unemployment rate is higher now than it has been in the US since the days of the Great
Depression. More people have completely exhausted their Unemployment Benefits than ever
before. These people are no longer drawing unemployment funds and they are losing their
homes. With the lack of jobs and no money coming from unemployment, people are turning to
their parents or families for food and shelter.
Colleges are seeing an increase in enrollments. I think it is partially because the jobs that may be
available require college degrees. Most young people are turning to their local colleges for this
reason. For a young person with little to no working experience it is difficult for them to obtain
Employment in a workforce that has little to no jobs available.
Kids are in debt
Kids get out of college with debt from loans,...