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Four Things That Will Cost More This Year

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“The mother of all evil is speculation.”   –  Gordon Gekko

You aren’t crazy. Everything is costing more. Here are four things that are going up in price in 2011.

From Wallet Pop:

Groceries – The USDA is speculating that there will be a two to three percent increase in all food this year. That’s due to higher corn and soybean prices. Food prices jumped by almost six percent in 2008.

Clothes – Cotton is 80% more expensive than it was at this time last year and some clothing companies plan to increase their prices by ten percent this year.

College – It’s a must in today’s world and this year, tuition at private schools are going up by five percent. Public colleges are increasing tuition by eight percent.

Gas – The former president of Shell Oil is speculating that gas could be as much as FIVE DOLLARS A GALLON by the end of the year. Let’s all hope he’s wrong.

Here are some money saving tips we learned from The Great Depression.

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” — George Santayana

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