The End Of Cheap Flights, Housing Affordability

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Those working minimum wage jobs have difficulty securing affordable housing in the U.S. That’s according to a new study. We take a closer look at what can be done to address the need. We also hear from a guest who says the era of cheap flights is over.

Featured in this Show

  • Say Goodbye To Cheap Plane Tickets

    Passengers balk at the price of airline tickets, but we may be living in the golden age of cheap travel. Our guest is an industry analyst who says deals on flights are likely to be fewer and farther between. He explains factors that could send the cost of travel skyrocketing.

  • The Rising Cost Of Housing

    A new report shows that for those doing minimum wage work, it can be hard to afford the rent in many areas around the U.S. We talk with an analyst involved in the report about the findings, and about what’s needed when it comes to meeting housing needs.

Episode Credits

  • Carrie Kaufman Host
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • Breann Schossow Producer
  • Brian Sumers Guest
  • Diane Yentel Guest
  • Michael Dieringer Technical Director

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