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Remember when movie tickets were just $7? Check this infographic about our modern cost of living.

Doris Yee

When I was a kid growing up in Michigan, going to movies were priced at $5/6 per person. As a teenager, a McDonald combo meal was just about the same. A newspaper was only a quarter. We're all noticing our peak in fuel costs, but did you bother to think about other small investments influencing our way of living?

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