A dollar went a whole lot further back in the day. In fact, more than 100 years ago four cents bought what a dollar buys today. Back then a loaf of bread was a nickel and steak was $0.25 a pound.
But don’t give up on George, real value still exists for a dollar.
Here are a few things that cost a buck:
- Your favorite song on iTunes is still $.99 but you may have to splurge $1.29 for the latest releases.
- A Krispy Kreme glazed donut is only $.67 when purchased in a dozen. Who doesn’t enjoy a fresh Krispy Kreme?
- The Dollar Menu at McDonalds, Burger King, or Taco Bell.
- Beer – specifically PBR (Pabst Blue Ribbon). You can still find this hipster delight for under a buck per can.
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