Job and wage prospects are healthy for those with university degrees.
Americans understandably derive a lot of psychic benefits from buying their own home. But they also overstate the financial benefits of investing in a home, and therein lies the problem.
Readers asked: Don’t you save a lot from buying because you don’t have to pay rent? Maybe in some places, but probably not on average when you think about the opportunity costs of tying up all that capital in a single house.