Jul 22, 2014 The latest inflation numbers show prices are not too hot and not too cold.
Apr 16, 2014 Consumer prices increased more than expected. So what’s becoming more expensive, and why?
Dec 19, 2013 Uber upset riders with a spike in service costs during a high-demand weekend.
Apr 10, 2013 Obama's proposal to recalculate the rate of inflation hurts seniors who spend more on health care than the rest of us.
Dec 14, 2012 Turns out consumers got an early gift for the holidays last month. The Labor Department reported this morning that its Consumer Price Index dropped 0.3 percent in November. So, inflation is well under control. That’s good news for the Federal Reserve.
Dec 13, 2012 To avoid the fiscal cliff, some want to change the Consumer Price Index to reflect lower real inflation. That would cut Social Security payments.
Mar 16, 2012 The four-tenths percent rise in consumer prices was largely due to gasoline prices. But inflation remains tame. That's something the Federal Reserve works hard to preserve because of bad memories from another time.
Mar 16, 2012 Professor Stephen J. Rose says it's not about how much things cost, but how much they cost relatively.
Mar 16, 2012 Consumer Prices are one place where the economy comes down to earth and hits us square in the wallet -- and that's what happened in February according to the Consumer Price Index.
Mar 16, 2012 Consumer prices rose by the most in 10 months in February, and rising gas prices were to blame for most of that change.