So to you all in your late twenties, early thirties......its a nice feel good post about the 90's today :)
Yeah....i DEFINITELY dressed like the girl on the far right!
POGS!!!!! I aware this is a picture of my former pog collection!
Things were truly cheaper too!!
Cost Of Living 1998How Much things cost in 1998
Yearly Inflation Rate USA 1.55%
Year End Close Dow Jones Industrial Average 9181
Interest Rates Year End Federal Reserve 8.25%
Average Cost of new house $129,300.00
Average Income per year $38,100.00
Average Monthly Rent $619.00
Cost of a gallon of Gas $1.15
Average cost of new car $17,200.00
US Postage Stamp 32 cents
1 LB of Bacon $2.53
1 LB Hamburger meat $1.40
Loaf of Bread $1.26
Dozen Eggs 88 cents
(I'm assuming the gas was the national average, because I remember $.98....and 5 dollars was more than enough gas!)
Please feel free to add on what you think I may have missed!!! And share your favorite songs, movies, in the comment box below!! :)