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    a person who is car poor spends too much of their budget on an expensive car while they cannot afford basic necessities.

    The car poor drive around in posh cars but when they come home there is little furniture there and no food in the fridge.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 23/05/2016
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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