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1930’S Cost Of Living

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1930’S Cost Of Living

  1. 1. •Average wage (if you could find a job) - $12 a weak
  2. 2. •Interest rates 1930s - 6-7% •Interest rates now - 1% for deposit •Interest rates now – 6% for loans
  3. 3. •Eggs - 18¢ per dozen •Bread – 8¢ per loaf •Beans – 18¢ per can •Ketchup – 9¢ per bottle •Pork and Beans – 5¢ per can •Steak – 22¢ per pound
  4. 4. •Around 10¢ per gallon
  5. 5. •Average cost for a car (new)- $640-$700
  6. 6. •$7145 just after stock market crash •$3800 near the end of the depression
  7. 7. Monopoly - $2-$25
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