inflation

Holiday spending expected to increase this year

Despite inflation consumers are planning to spend around $830 on average on gifts and holiday items, according to the National Retail Federation. 

Despite inflation consumers are planning to spend around $830 on average on gifts and holiday items, according to the National Retail Federation. 

Halloween candy prices up 14% from last year

The cost of chocolate bars and the like are expected to be 14% higher compared to 2021, according to a report from S&P Global Market Intelligence.

The cost of chocolate bars and the like are expected to be 14% higher compared to 2021, according to a report from S&P Global Market Intelligence.

Health insurance rates held steady this year

While the cost for various things, including gas and groceries increased greatly this year, the price tag on employer-backed health care premiums held relatively flat.

While the cost for various things, including gas and groceries increased greatly this year, the price tag on employer-backed health care premiums held relatively flat.

Candy prices rise due to inflation

We're just a week away from Halloween  and this year not only is candy getting more expensive, some sweets are actually getting smaller.

We’re just a week away from Halloween  and this year not only is candy getting more expensive, some sweets are actually getting smaller.