New data released by the American Automobile Association (AAA) regarding gasoline prices statewide now lists Idaho in the top 10 nationally for most expensive pump payouts. The western portion of the country is currently getting hit the hardest.
Even in a bad economy, people are not willing to cancel their Halloween parties with sweet decorations and tons of food.
According to a new survey from PR Newswire, the average person throwing a Halloween party will spend at least $280.
Looks like it's time to start storing all your cash in your mattress again. Remember those banks we bailed out? They still want to hold your money for you . . . but now when you take some OUT, they want to keep a piece for themselves.
There were some new numbers last Friday about the Consumer Price Index . . . that's a measurement of the overall price of household goods. According to the new stats, it's gone up 2.7% in the last year.
And the price of gas . . . which has gone up 28% in the last year . . . is just the tip of the iceberg. Here are ten other things that either ALREADY cost more, or are ABOUT to cost more.
This weekend I was visiting with some good friends of mine and they asked me how much my lamp in my living room was. This raised a red flag with me, only because I was raised that you never ask someone how much something is. It is their personal business how much something cost them. '
On the other hand what if they are simply asking because they want to get the same lamp for their living room. So