Minimum wage should be increasedChildren are crying, all because they didn't get enough to eat before bedtime. The feeling of failure in the minds of fathers who cannot provide adequately enough for their families can drive the breadwinner of the family insane. Increasing the minimum wage in The Bahamas can have a beneficial impact on the stability of the economy, lead to a happier productive people, and a drastic decline in the crime rate.Firstly, Increasing the minimum wage in The Bahamas can be beyond beneficial. In a robust, healthy economy, persons enjoy a better standard of living. We can make investments within our communities, andlessen the need for borrowing from financial institutions. In August of 2015, when the minimum wage was increased initially, the economy experienced an upward jolt, and the Bahamian people prospered. Bills were paid a whole lot easier. Furthermore, during the 2018 budget debatein the House of Parliament, the value-added tax was farther increased by 60% three years later, but the minimum wage remained the same.