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.
The long weekend is over and it was great! We spent time with family, ate great food, and had one of the best home fireworks shows in the history of our family! I didn't really think about the cost of our festivities at the time because we were 4 families pitching in together to make memories.
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.
The average price of a gallon of unleaded gasoline in Idaho is $3.03, below the national average of $3.13. However, experts warn that you these lower prices won’t last too long. Analysts say with the current price of oil, come as early as March first we could start to see gas prices increase dramatically...