My telling you that prices are up since January 20th isn't surprising the folks out there. What may be surprising is how fast they're going up. And now we have this from CNBC.
Wholesale prices rose 8.6% year over year in October, tied for highest ever
This means that the manufactures and retail stores cost goes up. meaning your cost goes way up. Honest Economists tell us that this will continue well into 2022.