From Downsize Your 2080 …
Graduating from a well-respected college with a degree in chemical engineering as a female in the late 1980s, I set myself up for a lifetime income trajectory that could have been onward and upward for my entire career.
However, a recent look at my W-2 wage history from the Social Security Administration shows a wage history that resembles a jagged line and includes some zero income years.
What happened to that brilliant career choice of mine? What can you learn from my experience?