Hi Nick. Great piece thanks for writing it.

I agree completely the millennial backlash/frustration/resentment is a by product of how completely the game changed after the financial crisis.

I recently wrote that I believe that is the driving force behind the “FIRE” (Financial, independence, Retire Early) movement. Young people invested huge in their education expecting a great, stable job awaiting them and it didn’t happen.

Economic policy wonk by day. Personal finance writer by night. I write about investing, debt, and all things related to money. Editor of Making of a Millionaire

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