It’s Time To Calculate Your Personal Inflation Rate

Believing the official numbers will hurt you financially

Jared A. Brock
Jun 29 · 7 min read
A pile of paper money from different countries.
Photo by Jason Leung

Imagine a world in which I was legally allowed to steal 13–30% of your wealth every single year, and lie to you about how much I’m stealing.

Welcome to Planet Earth, 2021.