But once on the train and no longer worried for her safety, she started to agonize over what she had just done. Jack isn't the name that appears on his American Express black card, but an identity he uses when shopping online for companionship and sex.Jack says he meets up twice a week with a young woman from Seeking Arrangement.NEW YORK -- On a Sunday morning in late May, Taylor left her Harlem apartment and boarded a train for Greenwich, Conn.She planned on spending the day with a man she had met online, but not in person."I just wanted to get out of that situation as safely as possible, pay off my debt, and move on." While she and her host hadn't agreed to a set amount of money, on the drive back to the train station in Greenwich he handed her 0 in cash. I just did what needed to be done." And she's still doing what needs to be done.
Once in Greenwich, a man who appeared significantly older than his advertised age of 42 greeted Taylor at the train station and then drove her to the largest house she had ever seen.
As unemployment rates tick steadily higher, starting salaries have plummeted.
Meanwhile, according to Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, a professor of psychology at Clark University, about 85 percent of the class of 2011 will likely move back in with their parents during some period of their post-college years, compared with 40 percent a decade ago.
He said he lives next door in a penthouse apartment overlooking Central Park South and pays ,000 a month in rent.
In his profile on Seeking Arrangement, Jack describes himself as a 67-year-old with a bachelor's degree. C., native says he founded four financial services companies.