Say Goodbye: These Things Are Disappearing Because Millennials Won’t Shell Out The Money

Millennials have completely changed the economy in this country. Now that they’re the generation that is making money, having families, and making their own financial decisions, they get to decide what’s relevant and what isn’t. Unfortunately, that means millennials decide what stays and what goes—whether we like it or not.

There are some goods and services that Millennials think we’re better off without. If millennials aren’t buying things like cereal, irons, and American cheese are going to be on their way out. Keep reading to find out which traditional things and practices are endangered because of millennial habits.

No More Chain Restaurants

Applebee's restaurant exterior, neon signs.
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Jeffrey Greenberg/Universal Images Group via Getty Images

Casual dining is on the decline. Fewer people are sitting down at Applebees and ordering a long island iced tea during happy hour. The CEO of Buffalo Wild Wings blames millennials for the restaurant chain’s struggle to get people in the door and seated at a table.

Perhaps with the emergence of apps like GrubHub, Uber Eats, and Postmates, folks get to stay where they are and have their favorite dish come to them. We don’t even have to make the trek to the restaurant to pick it up. Meal-kit companies have something to do with this too…