Wednesday, July 05, 2017
The American Dream Is Fading For Millions Of Freelancers. Portable Benefits Could Save It
www.fastcompany.com: If you’ve taken a sick day, contributed to a retirement plan, or received health insurance through an employer, you’re familiar with how America has delivered social safety-net benefits for nearly 75 years. Unlike in most other industrialized countries, in the United States these benefits are traditionally tied to the job rather than the individual. More and more, this 20th-century approach is failing workers in the 21st-century economy.