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Study Estimates a Millennial’s Net Worth

May 31, 2019 |

A study commissioned by Deloitte finds “the vast majority of consumers are under tremendous financial pressure,” per Kasey M. Lobaugh, the study’s lead author, who tells the Washington Post that this applies to two demographics in particular—low-income Americans and millennials. And he puts a number on the average net…
Newser

This Is the Worst State for Millennials

April 8, 2019 |

Some states are better than others for millennials. Specifically, Massachusetts is way better than West Virginia, according to WalletHub . Those two states came in first and last, respectively, in the website’s ranking of millennial life. A whole slew of factors went into the rankings, including millennial employment figures, earnings, housing…
Newser

‘Seinfeld’ is the latest TV classic to offend millennials over jokes about ‘Soup Nazi,’ same-sex relationships

January 3, 2019 |

Millennial-focused website Bustle is taking heat for publishing a listicle that examines all the reasons why “Seinfeld” would be a little too edgy in the modern climate of policing everything that isn’t deemed politically correct.
FOX News

Why are paper Christmas cards still a thing? Thank millennials

December 22, 2018 |

Party invitations that once came to mailboxes now arrive via email or Facebook, and calendar apps are stiff competition for physical datebooks. Smartphones give us more ways to keep in touch than ever.

But old-fashioned paper greeting cards, delivered via snail mail, remain a holiday staple.

Some…


L.A. Times – Business

Millennials are just like their parents — only poorer, Fed study says

November 30, 2018 |

Millennials, long presumed to have less interest in the nonstop consumption of goods that underpins the American economy, might not be that different after all, a new study from the Federal Reserve says.

Their spending habits are a lot like those of the generations that came before them, they just…


L.A. Times – Business

Millennials Blamed for Travails of American Cheese

October 11, 2018 |

American cheese has been a staple in US kitchens for decades, but Bloomberg reports that its fortunes appear to be heading south. The story also sees one big reason why: Millennials aren’t interested in buying or eating the processed stuff, preferring instead natural cheeses that taste more distinctive even if…
Newser

Surveys: 1 in 4 Millennials Want to Invest in Crypto, 3% of China Already Has

September 25, 2018 |

Survey Round-Up: 3% of China Has Invested in Crypto, 1 in 4 Millennials Want to

In recent cryptocurrency surveys, a poll of 100,000 Chinese citizens has found that 3% have invested in cryptocurrencies, and a survey conducted by Circle has found that a quarter of millennials would like to invest in crypto assets in the next 12 months. In addition, a survey by UK-based Rathbone Investment Management has found that Londoners are more than twice as bullish on crypto as the rest of their UK counterparts.

Also Read: Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Dip Again Forming Consolidated SupportM

3% of Chinese Citizens Have Invested in Crypto

Wu Xiaobo Channel has published the findings of a recent survey of 100,000 Chinese that shows 3% of Chinese citizens to have invested in cryptocurrencies. The survey also notes that half of Chinese cryptocurrency investors have allocated more than 10% of their household wealth in crypto assets.

The survey also found 3% of respondents purporting to be from China’s middle-class have made investments in cryptocurrencies – despite the demographic being profiled as financially conservative with regards to investments.

Circle Finds One in Four Millennials Want to Buy Crypto in Next 12 months

Survey Round-Up: 3% of China Has Invested in Crypto, 1 in 4 Millennials Want toA survey conducted by Circle has found that 25% of millennials would like to make investments in crypto assets in the next 12 months. By contrast, 10% of Gen X-ers, and 2% of boomers expressed an interest in purchasing crypto in the next year.

Of all respondents, the survey found men to be twice as bullish on crypto as women, with 17% of males and 8% of females expressing an interesting in purchasing cryptocurrencies in the next 12 months.

Londoners Twice as Likely to Invest in Crypto as Other UK Citizens

Survey Round-Up: 3% of China Has Invested in Crypto, 1 in 4 Millennials Want toA study conducted by Rathbone Investment Management has found that 13% of UK citizens plan to invest in cryptocurrencies in the near future.

The study also found that Londoners are more than twice as bullish on cryptocurrency than other UK residents to express an interest in speculating on virtual currencies soon, with 30% confessing to eyeing the cryptocurrency markets.

Robert Hughes-Penney, investment director at Rathbone, stated: “Lucrative returns made by the early adopters of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been widely publicized. These early investors have been followed by others looking to make similar gains. These figures suggest there are a number of investors in London with shorter investment goals who have been more susceptible to the so-called bitcoin craze, while outside of the capital investors have mostly stayed clear of what is a high-risk asset class.”

Why do you think men are more likely to invest in crypto than women? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!


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P&G Scheme to Lure Millennials Has Folks Saying ‘WTF’

August 24, 2018 |

Acronym-heavy news reports are proliferating after a recent development regarding Procter & Gamble. Ad Age reports that the consumer-goods behemoth has put in the paperwork for the rights to use four well-known letter combinations—WTF, LOL, NBD (which stands for “no big deal”), and FML (“f— my life”)—in association…
Newser

Sun-Maid hopes adding a sour kick will get millennials to eat raisins

August 23, 2018 |

Sun-Maid Raisins is one of the most recognizable brands in the United States. But its bonnet-wearing farm girl hasn’t kept this century-old cooperative from losing touch with consumers, especially younger ones.

Harry Overly vows to change that.

Overly was hired last year as the president and chief…


L.A. Times – Business

75% of Millennials are More Likely to Date Someone Who is Into Bitcoin

July 31, 2018 |

A recently conducted study has reportedly found that 75% of millennials would be more likely to date someone who possesses knowledge about cryptocurrencies. The survey comes amid apparently increasing fascination with millenials’ views regarding cryptocurrencies.

Also Read: Kim Kardashian Receives Her First Bitcoin

Surveys Probe Millennials’ Views on Crypto

75% of Millennials are More Likely to Date Someone Into BitcoinAn increasing number of companies have published surveys probing the views held by millennials regarding virtual currencies.

A recent study claims to have found that “Over 75% of millennials [are] more likely to date someone knowledgeable about cryptocurrencies.” Despite the find, the survey also revealed that 12% of respondents would “rather date a non-violent felon” than “someone who has all their savings in cryptocurrency.”

Of the millennial participants, 40% indicated that they currently own cryptocurrencies, with 48% of males and 26% of females reporting to currently hold virtual currencies.

The survey also noted several “interesting items respondents have paid for with cryptocurrency,” including “a dog, a wedding, and 4 cases of Sriracha.”

1 in 10 Millennials Cash Out Crypto to Afford Down Payment on Home

75% of Millennials are More Likely to Date Someone Into BitcoinAt the start of the month, it was reported that a survey focusing on U.S. resident ages between 24 and 38 who indicated that they were planning to purchase a home in the next 12 months found that 10% of millennials have sold cryptocurrencies in order to finance their down payment.

A U.K. survey of millennials, crypto, and property published last month found that more than one in five (21%) of 21 to 35 year-olds see bitcoin as a better investment than real estate. “For Millennials the soaring performance of Bitcoin – followed by an almost equally profound correction – holds more intrigue than the prospect of steady growth in house prices,” the survey said.

Additionally, a recent survey of 18 to 35-year-old Canadian investors found that 40% describe cryptocurrencies as producing high returns, whilst 39% of all 18 to 34-year-old Canadians identified crypto as a high performing investment.

What is your response to the findings of the surveys being conducted into millennials’ views regarding bitcoin and cryptocurrencies? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!


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