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Test / Milan We tried the ‘tricolour car’ and the savings are ridiculous: 2 euros Few copy products and offers. The government’s attempt to fight inflation is off to a (bad) start, but all things considered in the city, you can save a few euros on expenses, products of questionable quality and from abroad.

Test / Milan We tried the ‘tricolour car’ and the savings are ridiculous: 2 euros Few copy products and offers. The government’s attempt to fight inflation is off to a (bad) start, but all things considered in the city, you can save a few euros on expenses, products of questionable quality and from abroad. Test / Milan We tried the ‘tricolour car’ and the savings are ridiculous: 2 euros Few copy products and offers.  The government’s attempt to fight inflation is off to a (bad) start, but all things considered in the city, you can save a few euros on expenses, products of questionable quality and from abroad.

White wine vinegar, lentils, pesto, milk snacks. “I don’t understand, what are you looking for?” There is a sign at the entrance, but when you ask the staff, they give a confusing answer. “Maybe you should talk to customer service.” The Meloni government’s anti-inflation campaign started a few days ago. It’s called the ‘Tricolour Car’: […]

When shopping, the “tricolor cart” begins: more discounts and less taxes

When shopping, the “tricolor cart” begins: more discounts and less taxes When shopping, the “tricolor cart” begins: more discounts and less taxes

The “tricolor room” begins. From Sunday, October 1st, until December 31st, Italians will find basic necessities and consumer goods at discounted prices when they go shopping. There is no pre-defined list of foods and products included in the basket, nor a pre-defined number of discounts. This is a very flexible mechanism. The pact signed yesterday […]

Social card worth 382.50 euros, pay attention to the deadline: What should you do to avoid losing the bonus?

Social card worth 382.50 euros, pay attention to the deadline: What should you do to avoid losing the bonus? Social card worth 382.50 euros, pay attention to the deadline: What should you do to avoid losing the bonus?

Do you have a special card and haven’t activated it yet? Watch the calendar. The €382.50 social cards, introduced by the government to help the neediest families buy basic food needs, have been in operation since July 2023, but if they are not activated by Friday, September 15, you will risk losing your entire loan […]

Prices from 1,600 euros per family: an autumn nightmare for Italians

Prices from 1,600 euros per family: an autumn nightmare for Italians Prices from 1,600 euros per family: an autumn nightmare for Italians

“Italians face an autumn crisis of a total of 1,600 euros per family”. Immediately after the summer holidays, the Italians’ hopes for an improvement in the economic situation were extinguished by Assoutenti who, in light of the new inflation and fuel trends, updated the estimates on the expenses awaiting families from September to the end […]

Inflation is slowing, but spending and holidays stagnate

Inflation is slowing, but spending and holidays stagnate Inflation is slowing, but spending and holidays stagnate

A new, small, inflation-slowing little drop, hardly “perceived” by Italian families, is now smashed by months of price increases in food, fuel and transport. According to the final data released by Istat, the national consumer price index (NIC), gross tobacco for the whole community in July, is still unchanged on a monthly basis, showing an […]

Here comes the social card for food purchases: when and to whom will it be distributed

Here comes the social card for food purchases: when and to whom will it be distributed Here comes the social card for food purchases: when and to whom will it be distributed

The new social card proposed by the government and included in the 2023 budget manoeuvre is on the way, called “Dedicated to you” and provides a bonus of 382 euros of approximately one million euros for the purchase of basic necessities and food. and three hundred thousand families from Isee for up to 15,000 euros. […]

Economy, cart is still expensive but inflation drops to 7.6%

Economy, cart is still expensive but inflation drops to 7.6% Economy, cart is still expensive but inflation drops to 7.6%

The accounts, it can now be said, have emptied. But they will soon rise again. An unequivocal sign that yes, inflation is slowing down. But don’t give up. And so, reading the latest figures released by Istat, one has to smile, but just a little. The statistical institute lowered the March inflation figure to +7.6%. […]

Because inflation slows down, but prices continue to rise.

Because inflation slows down, but prices continue to rise. Because inflation slows down, but prices continue to rise.

Inflation slows down in February, but the same cannot be said for consumer prices. According to the preliminary estimates published by Istat, the slowdown in inflation was confirmed and receded to +9.2% in the second month of the year, and regressed as the tension in the prices of regulated and non-regulated energy products decreased. However, […]

Inflation slows down to 10%. But the danger is the expensive taxi

Inflation slows down to 10%. But the danger is the expensive taxi Inflation slows down to 10%.  But the danger is the expensive taxi

Stop the price race. In January 2023, inflation returns to 10%. Always heavy because in double digits, but still below the 11.6% recorded in December. Result linked to the fact that, in the month, they grew only 0.1%. The drop is due to the performance of the most volatile components of the consumer price index, […]

Istat, high prices put families in crisis: sharp drop in retail sales

Istat, high prices put families in crisis: sharp drop in retail sales Istat, high prices put families in crisis: sharp drop in retail sales

Inflation weighs on household spending. The June Istat data on retail sales highlights, once again, the negative role played by the upward dynamics of prices, in particular of public services and other incompressible fixed costs, which leads Italians to reduce purchases while still spending more, with the risk of a true black autumn for consumption. […]

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