Smartphones: The cost of smartphones has decreased significantly over the past decade, making them more accessible to the middle class.
Streaming Services: The rise of streaming platforms like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video has provided affordable access to a wide range of entertainment content, including movies
Electric Vehicles (EVs): Advances in technology and government incentives have made electric vehicles more affordable for middle-class consumers compared to ten years ago.
Travel: The proliferation of online travel booking platforms and budget airlines has made travel more affordable and accessible for the middle class.
Home Automation Devices: The cost of home automation devices such as smart thermostats, security cameras, and voice-activated assistants has decreased over the past decade
Health and Fitness Tech: The availability of affordable health and fitness technology, such as activity trackers, fitness apps, and home workout equipment
Higher Education: While the cost of higher education continues to rise, there are now more options available for middle-class students to afford college