This pandemic has been bad, but the economic fallout is going to be even worse. According to the BBC, the US economy sank 4.8% at the annual rate, marking its first contraction since 2014 and the downward spiral is only expected to accelerate. Since the lockdown, over 26 million people have filed for unemployment further hurting businesses. This is expected to create shock waves across … Continue reading Day 43: How can we prepare for a recession?
Sure change is hard, and this is probably the biggest disruption to society we’ve had in a long time. People keep saying “when things go back to normal…” But what was normal for the average person? Working 40+ hours a week to barely be able to pay bills? Rarely getting to spend time with family? Valuing the stock market over the planet? Being constantly busy? … Continue reading Day 26: Do we want to go back to “normal”?