Foods That Have Greatly Increased in Price
We all know about the increased price of gasoline and a college education but there have also been some hefty price increases right under our noses, or should I say mouths. Business Insider has come up a list of everyday foods that have soared in price.
Margarine $0.86/lb. $2.09/lb. 143%
Coffee, Ground Roast $2.92/lb. $5.58/lb. 90%
Eggs, grade A, large $1.03/dozen $1.80/dozen 73%
Ground Beef $2.28/lb. $3.69/lb. 61%
Turkey (whole) $1.05/lb. $1.65/lb. 56%
Sticker shock is no longer a term referred to at car dealerships, it’s just as likely something experienced at your local grocery store.