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Inflation

Definition: This is the idea that things will cost more ten years from now than they do today.  When prices are rising, we call it inflation.

TeenAnalyst Advice: Inflation is bad for investors because it eats away at their rate of return.  It's also a critical reason why people should invest their money.

There's a cost to keeping your money in cash.  That cost is that it won't be able to buy as much in the future as it will today.  If inflation is 3.5% per year (the historical average), it means your money is losing 3.5% of value each year.  So if you're earning less than 3.5% in interest, you're actually losing money.

 

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In short, inflation the reflection of your country's performance and living standard of the people, if people are living below the poverty line, it means it has inflation and prices of commodities are higher and wealth is not equally distributed.

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