I'm sure that Dave will love to hear this one.
PNC has been calculating the cost of the items mentioned in the song, 12 Days of Christmas. This is essentially a means to determine the cost of living here in America.
According to the site, the purchase price has moved up 3% to $19,507. Apparently, much of this year's price increase results from an increase in wage for the "maids a milking", as well as increased gold and food prices.
I sure am thankful I don't have to buy my amazing wife five golden rings as she is gorgeous as it is.