Coping with Inflation
May 15, 2012 9:34am CST
The extremely high inflation rate has been hounding many Filipinos in the recent months. Prices of fuel, food items and other basic commodities are increasing sharply. This current economic turmoil in the country is affecting many Filipino families, prompting them to tighten their belts to reduce the impact of the soaring cost of living, especially since incomes have not increased proportionally with the increase in prices. How is your family coping with the financial burden? How are you altering your spending habits to make both ends meet? What habits should be changed to cope with inflation?