Do you feel as though there is less cash in your wallet this year? Have nothing but a couple of lint balls in your pocket to rub together? Well, you’re not alone. During these past few years the economy had been on a roller coaster ride – one without many uphills. According to a U.S Census report based on data in 2009 for the State of Pennsylvania, the poverty level was below the norm.
Way below the norm. In fact, median home income dropped more son than the state average from 2007-2009. Statewide, more and more people are receiving food stamps than ever before. Read the report here.
As a country, we need to stand up for those in need and offer more assistance when we can. If you need emergency cash assistance, go here