... the writing is on the wall; households need to move off the energy grid, become more and more food sustainable, eliminate or at least minimize the use of credit to avoid the ravages of the debt collecting vultures and hyenas.
Households need to be able to shelter themselves at minimal cost, ensure their online connectivity, acquire knowledge as inexpensively as possible.
Water will become increasingly more expensive, and a renewable energy form of personal transport, home-rechargeable, will become essential.
Being able to secure an income on line, thereby minimizing travel, will become more and more important.
To imagine what the future may hold all one has to do is watch the documentary series "Welcome to India":