The Macintyre family lives in United States. Sean is 49 years old and he's a homemaker. Laura is 49 years old and she works as a university professor. Together, they have 3 children and live in a 4-bedroom house. They like the size of their homes, but they are dreaming of buying a similar house in a better area.
The Macintyre family lives in US. Sean is 49 years old and he's a homemaker. Laura is 49 years old and she works as a university professor. They have three children: Eibhen who is 15 years old, Iain who is 11 and Broghan, who is also 11 years old. Laura works 20 hours a week and their income varies each semester, depending on her teaching load.
The live in a 4-bedroom house, which they own. They have been living there for the past 9 years. The house has electricity and indoor toilets. The drinking water in the pipes is lead-laden and undrinkable, so they have to use bottled water for consumption, cooking, and brushing teeth.
The family buys most of their food supplies, only 20% comes as gifts or other sources. The food costs then less than 30% of their income. The use electricity as fuel for cooking food.
The Macintyre family doesn't save money, but they sometimes go on vacations. Their last vacations was about one year ago, for a week. The furthest they have been was Europe (Ireland, UK, Spain, Italy). They dream is to live in a comparable house that is situated in better location.