She’s Counting on You to Participate

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Your mother counts, your daughter counts, you count. Online, by phone, or by mail, responding to the Census has never been easier, even while practicing social distancing. The 2020 Census will determine how resources will be distributed in your community. That includes, schools, parks, and even hospitals. So stand up and be counted today because they’re counting on you to participate.For more information about how you can participate in #Census 2020, text “LATINASCOUNT” to 97779.

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Recent data from the Consumer Price Index (CPI) revealed that prices increased by 3.2 percent between February 2023 and February 2024. In terms of inflation, that’s a notable decrease from the 9.1 percent increase recorded in June 2022. However, inflation being down doesn’t necessarily mean the cost of living is getting lower. Quite the contrary–factors like income stagnation, transportation expenses, housing costs, and debt burden, among others, make living in the U.S. very expensive. In fact, The U.S. is currently the 20th most expensive country to live in according to a report from CEOWORLD Magazine.

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