Money

This is Why We Can Not Get Out of Poverty

Exploration of The Welfare Trap

Ali Alzahrani, M.Sc., Editor
ILLUMINATION
Published in
3 min readApr 1, 2024

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Photo by Ricardo Díaz on Unsplash

Picture this with me: You have been laid off from your job for some time and are eligible for government services and benefits. Now, you are anxious, yearning for financial stability.

The government benefits were enough to keep you alive while looking for another job. You think…

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Ali Alzahrani, M.Sc., Editor
ILLUMINATION

Engineer and researcher, pens insightful pieces on Medium about life philosophies, cinema, health, and culture. Inquiries: aliwritesaz@gmail.com