First one, learning, but been homeless since 2005.
Hawaii is not all paradise as a visitors has learned.
We have all the same economic stresses, crime, and ever soaring home ownership prices
I have friends who left their own home to move back in with their parents, or other co-workers who could not make it work here in PARADISE and move back to New York, Cali, Washington, and Vegas.
Life not easy, more and more are job seeking since their companies folded, layed them off, or worst yet, working multiple jobs and ones health, family, and social life degrades.