Inflation is like toothpaste. Once it’s out, you can hardly get it back in again. Karl Otto Pohl

Inflation is like toothpaste. Once it's out, you can hardly get it back in again. Karl Otto Pohl

Today’s rampant inflation continues to be a central economic issue of interest and concern, as June’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) reading of +9.1% was the highest on record since November of 1981.