Consumer Price Index (CPI)
This is one of the most important indicators of inflation, and it's published once a month. This index can be found on the calendar of economic events on the website of Fort Financial Services. This index reflects any changes in the cost of the shopping basket of an average inhabitant of the USA. In this basket, all basic products for daily life are included: bread, milk, toothpaste, soap etc. As soon as their prices climb, the index follows.