Thursday 23 November 2017

Ireland forces young people to delay life's milestones

Enda Kenny's promised cut to the top rate of tax won't do our struggling millennials any good, writes Sarah McCabe

'Enda Kenny's promised cut to the top rate of income tax won't do us millennials much good, since a lot of us do not earn much above the marginal rate'
'Enda Kenny's promised cut to the top rate of income tax won't do us millennials much good, since a lot of us do not earn much above the marginal rate'
Sarah McCabe

Sarah McCabe

Are you under 35? Single, childless, still a junior in your job, carless, renting, just about making ends meet at the end of every month?

Don't wince at that description if it rings true! You are not pathetic - you are a member of one of the country's biggest and most under-served clubs.

Forget the squeezed middle. Modern Ireland's most put-upon demographic is the squeezed millennial.

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