Tag Archives: Consumer Price Index

Thanksgiving Dinner Will Cost You More In 2011

Thanksgiving dinner will cost American families more in 2011, by about 13%, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation.  This is a much higher inflation rate than what the Consumer Price Index (CPI) would lead us to believe.  The most recent CPI rate showed...
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Inflation: A Retirees Biggest Enemy

Most people don't think of inflation as being their biggest enemy.  But reality shows that especially for retirees, rising costs of living can be the most devestating thing there is.  In 1981, a gallon of gas cost $1.35, about a third of what it costs...
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