The rise of the share economy – a wave of “non-ownership” spurred by companies like Uber and Airbnb – has been gaining steam for years, and it certainly has a hold on the millennial generation. Things that used to be considered status symbols, such as home ownership and multi-car garages, have gone to the wayside in today’s society. What’s causing this shift? The short answer: technology. Thanks to smartphones, peer-to-peer business is easier and faster than ever. Still using a travel agent?