This is how you can save on expensive gasoline

Since the forint has been stuck at the euro exchange rate of around 400 forints, inflation has taken away a quarter of the value of your income and all your savings in one year, and you have to pay 640-650 forints for a liter of fuel, it is understandable that you have less money for […]

The price of some new cars has dropped significantly

“For the majority of our brands, we switched to euro-based sales for passenger cars. If we look at the last 12 months, at the end of last year the euro was well above HUF 400, but also HUF 420. The strengthening of the forint that has occurred since then also had a positive effect on […]

Lunches became more expensive in the east. Ten to twenty percent in half a year

The average cost more than nine euros. EASTERN SLOVAKIA. People in the Košice and Prešov regions paid the highest sums for lunches in August. Among the regions, the Prešovský region recorded the highest increase in payments compared to February 2023. In half a year, average lunch bills there increased by 19.2%, nominally by 1.5 euros. […]

ifo expects “sluggish” decline in inflation to continue

Status: 05.09.2023 11:08 a.m The price expectations of companies fell in August – but only slowly. As the ifo Institute reports, many sectors will continue to raise prices. Inflation in Germany is likely to fall further. In August, the price expectations of companies fell to 14.7 points after 16.3 points in July, the ifo Institute […]

Retailers are selling less, but are still seeing turnover grow due to price increases

ANP NOS Nieuws•gisteren, 02:46 Retailers sold less in the second quarter of this year, but made more turnover. That is entirely the result of price increases, reports the Central Bureau of Statistics. In the second quarter, turnover increased by 6 percent compared to the same period last year. In the same months, retail companies sold […]

Fan sells Taylor Swift tickets for CHF 12,000

The hype surrounding singer Taylor Swift has reached unimagined dimensions worldwide. On the relevant ticket platforms, the prices for tickets for a concert are skyrocketing. A US TikTok user has now claimed that he sold two tickets to a Taylor Swift concert for a whopping $14,000 (CHF12,000). According to his own statements, he was able […]

Electricity rate hike, direct hit to household finances? ! Measures that everyone is doing “Review of utility bills” “Poi life”…What’s the other one? : J-CAST Company Watch[full text]

With frequent food price hikes and electricity price hikes starting in June, it is becoming more and more difficult for those who are in charge of their household finances. Under such circumstances, according to the “Survey on ‘Price Increase’” announced on May 31, 2023 by LENDEX (Shibuya-ku, Tokyo), people whose lives were affected by the […]