Unformatted text preview: food then we do gas. Factors like this almost make it essential for people to watch prices to make up for the increases even though we are not making more money. Even more depressing is that in trying economic times like we are in now things are even more difficult for consumers. For example, many households are used to having two incomes; however there are so many people being laid off that they are now having to rely on only one income to pay the increased prices in food, gas, and energy. http://www.boston.com/business/personalfinance/articles/2008/03/09/surging_costs_of_groceries _hit_home/...
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- Spring '10
- Economics, GAS PRICES, Household income in the United States