Friday, July 30

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CPI, Economy, Gas, Groceries, inflation, Prices, Retail, Services, Travel

From sausage to sewing machines, here are the everyday products and services that have gone up the most in price since last year

Prices for American consumers increased 0.9% last month, the largest increase in a decade. Used cars have made headlines, while others, like sewing machines, have caused less of a stir. Products and services in over 45 categories had price increases of more than 5%. See more stories on Insider's business page. Consumer prices are rising, ticking up by 0.9% last month. That's the largest increase in more than a decade, according to the latest US government figures.But that figure is just a summary of the overall price picture for American households — the important stuff is in the details.To see how that top-line number is playing o...